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Record #176468:

The last spear throwers / Andy Hall.

Title: The last spear throwers / Andy Hall.
Author(s): Hall, Andy.
Date: 2006.
In: Alaska. (2006.), Vol. 72(6) (2006)
Abstract: Describes Yu'pik use of spear thrower (nunaq) in conjunction with spear (nunarpaq), technique and equipment in continuous use since last Ice Age. Demonstrates relevance of traditional method to modern hunters.
Notes:

Alaska. Vol. 72(6) :26-31, 67 (2006).

Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography: Eskimo. Yup'ik.
639 -- Hunting, fishing and associated activities.
639.1 -- Hunting, shooting and trapping.
639.1.08 -- Hunting and fishing techniques.
639.24 -- Marine mammals, hunting.
903 -- Archaeology.
N -- Renewable resources.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*49) -- Alaska.
SPRI record no.: 176468

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