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Arctic Eskimo, a record of fifty years' experience & observation among the Eskimo.

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Source
Seeley, Service & Co., Ltd., London. 259 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1937
Author
Whittaker, C.E.
Source
Seeley, Service & Co., Ltd., London. 259 pp.
Date
1937
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Frostbite
Starvation
Alcohol abuse
Syphilis
Gonorrhea
Personal hygiene
Suicide
Homicide
Longevity
Amputation
Incest
Pregnancy
Domestic conflict
Infanticide
Infant mortality
Sorcery
Taboos
Traditional healing
Botulism, general
Measles
Epidemics
Mumps
Rheumatoid arthritis
Headache
Boils
Smallpox
Pneumonia
Influenza
Shamanic healing
Fractures
Snow blindness
Empirical healing
Labrets
Traditional surgery
Tattoos
Hypothermia
Pleurisy
Violence
Homebrew
Tobacco
Blindness
Notes
From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 574.
UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection E99 E7 W6
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