"This book is a major contribution Northwest Coast art history and ethnography and a permanent visual record of the highest quality. Essential for the expert, the serious interest to the student of Northwest Coast culture, Spirit and Ancestors also provides an introduction to a fascinating art form." " This catalog of 100 of its finest pieces. Tools, trade items and the rarest ceremonial objects from the Columbia River to Southeast Alaska are described internationally respected expert Bill Holm and portrayed in superb color photographs."
Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, Monographs, No 4