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The Way of the Masks

The Way of the Masks
Author: Levi-Strau
ISBN 13: 9780295966366
ISBN 10: 29596636
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication Date: 1988-05-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 276
List Price: $22.95

The noted French anthropologist explains Northwest Coast Indian culture through a variety of beautiful and formidable masks created by these different tribal societies.

Publishers Weekly

``This exploration of what the author perceives as the collective mind will appeal to students of both art and anthropology,'' wrote PW of Levi-Strauss's study of the colorful Swaihwe tribal masks and their societal and cross-cultural significance to the natives of British Columbia. Photos. (November)