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Behind the tree of peace

a sociological analysis of Iroquois warfare

by George Simon Snyderman

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iroquois Indians -- Wars.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge S. Snyderman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.I7 S65 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4899950M
    ISBN 100404156924
    LC Control Number76043838

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