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Dakotská kultura na rozcestí : Vojta Náprstek a jeho dakotská sbírka z roku 1856 = Dakota culture at the crossroads : Vojta Náprstek and his Dakota collection from 1856 / Kateřina Klápšťová ; Exkurz: luky a šípy v kultuře Dakotů = Excursion: bows and arrows in the Dakota culture / Otokar Homola ; překlad do angličtiny (kromě Déníku VN) = English translation (except for VN's Diary) : Zdeňka Schormová - Translation Factory ; překlad Deníku VN = translation of VN's diary: Kateřina Millerová.

Author:
Klápšťová, Kateřina, 1948- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
  • Czech
  • English
  • German
Published/​Created:
Praha : Národní muzeum, 2016.
Description:
231 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits, plans, facsimiles ; 30 cm.
Series:
  • Editio Monographica Musei Nationalis Pragae ; num. 20. [More in this series]
  • Editio Monographica Musei Nationalis Pragae ; num. 20
Summary note:
A catalog of Lakota Indian artifacts obtained by the Czech patriot, traveller, and progressive Vojta Náprstek during a visit to the Lakota peoples living in the Minnesota River region in 1856. The text volume includes introductory essays about Lakota Indians, Náprstek and his time in America, and the origins of the collection, as well as excerpts from Náprstek's travel diary and the text of a lecture about the Lakota people prepared for a German audience in Milwaukee.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-186).
Language(s):
Parallel text in Czech and English; some sections in German, with Czech and English translation.
Subject(s):
Contains:
Other title(s):
  • Dakota culture at the crossroads
  • Vojta Náprstek a jeho dakotská sbírka z roku 1856
  • Vojta Náprstek and his Dakota collection from 1856
Czech title of excursus section:
  • Luky a šípy v kultuře Dakotů a ve sbírce Vojty Náprstka bows and arrows in the culture of the Dakota and in the collection of Vojta Náprstek
English title of excursus section:
  • Bows and arrows in the culture of the Dakota and in the collection of Vojta Náprstek
ISBN:
  • 9788070364949
  • 8070364947
OCLC:
1012945727
Translator:
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RCP:
C - S