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Author Altman, Heidi M., 1965-
Title Eastern Cherokee fishing / Heidi M. Altman.
Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2006]

Author Altman, Heidi M., 1965-
Series Contemporary American Indian studies
Contemporary American Indian studies.
Subject Cherokee Indians -- Fishing.
Cherokee Indians -- Material culture.
Traditional fishing -- North Carolina.
Traditional ecological knowledge -- North Carolina.
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians -- History.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 138 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-136) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Cherokee history and the changing environment : effects on fish and fishing -- Subsistence, material culture, and fishing practices -- Cherokee traditional ecological knowledge and fishing : "there's a lot to that; you gotta know the signs" -- Tourism, fishing, and contemporary Cherokee identity : the discourse of enterprise and reserve -- Conclusions.
Summary Includes life histories, folktales, and reminiscences about fish gathered from interviews with Cherokee and non-Cherokee people, this book provides a picture of the changes in the Qualla Boundary (Eastern Band of the) Cherokee. It examines the role these changes have played in the traditions and lives of the contemporary Cherokees.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780817380458 (electronic bk.)
0817380450 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9780817315146
OCLC # 183208116
Additional Format Print version: Altman, Heidi M., 1965- Eastern Cherokee fishing. Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2006 0817315144 9780817315146 (DLC) 2005031395 (OCoLC)62281627

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