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The Resource Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico, David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender

Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico, David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender

Label
Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico
Title
Mayo ethnobotany
Title remainder
land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico
Statement of responsibility
David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Mayos, an indigenous people of northwestern Mexico, live in small towns spread over southern Sonora and northern Sinaloa, lands of remarkable biological diversity. This book contains a comprehensive description of northwest Mexico's tropical deciduous forests and thornscrub on the traditional Mayo lands
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1941-
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Yetman, David
Dewey number
581.6/0972/17
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Van Devender, Thomas R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayo Indians
  • Ethnobotany
  • Ethnobotany
Label
Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico, David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-335) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. The People and the Land; 2. A Brief Ethnography of the Mayos; 3. Historical and Contemporary Mayos; 4. Plant and Animal Life; 5. Eight Plants That Make Mayos Mayos; 6. Plant Uses; 7. An Annotated List of Plants; Appendix A: Mayo Region Place Names and Their Meanings; Appendix B: Yoreme Consultants; Appendix C: Gazetteer of the Mayo Region; Appendix D: Mayo Plants Listed by Spanish Name; Appendix E: Mayo Plants Listed by Mayo Name; Appendix F: Glossary of Mayo and Spanish Terms; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocm52843478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585466125
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52843478
Label
Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico, David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-335) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. The People and the Land; 2. A Brief Ethnography of the Mayos; 3. Historical and Contemporary Mayos; 4. Plant and Animal Life; 5. Eight Plants That Make Mayos Mayos; 6. Plant Uses; 7. An Annotated List of Plants; Appendix A: Mayo Region Place Names and Their Meanings; Appendix B: Yoreme Consultants; Appendix C: Gazetteer of the Mayo Region; Appendix D: Mayo Plants Listed by Spanish Name; Appendix E: Mayo Plants Listed by Mayo Name; Appendix F: Glossary of Mayo and Spanish Terms; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocm52843478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585466125
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52843478

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