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The Navajo country

Herbert E. Gregory

The Navajo country

a geographic and hydrographic reconnaissance of parts of Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah

by Herbert E. Gregory

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert E. Gregory
    SeriesUnited States Geological Survey. Water-supply paper -- 380, Water-supply paper (Washington, D.C.) -- 380.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB705.A6 G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p., 29 pages of plates (some folded) :
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24864281M
    LC Control Number17000003
    OCLC/WorldCa271111

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      How would you describe your book to someone unfamiliar with how seemingly Western expressive forms are used to perform Navajo authenticity? Kristina Jacobsen: My book is a situated story of one Anglo singing anthropologist’s journey into the rich, vivid and totalizing world that is Diné country western music and cowboy culture. Dreaming of Sheep in Navajo Country offers a fresh interpretation of the history of Navajo (Diné) pastoralism. The dramatic reduction of livestock on the Na.

    In partnership with. Welcome to the Navajo Nation! Official Website of the Navajo Tourism Department. Welcome to the Navajo Nation! Official Website of the Navajo.   Dreaming of Sheepin Navajo Country offers a fresh interpretation of the history of Navajo (Dineacute;) pastoralism. A dramatic reduction of livestock on the Navajo Reservation in the s mainly sheep, goats, and horses was an ambitious attempt by the federal government to eliminate overgrazing on an arid landscape and to better the lives of the people who lived there.


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