Polar region

Aleuts

They live on the Aleutian Islands. They had a hierarchical society and kept slaves.

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Aleuts
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The Aleut are a distinct group that is related to the Inuit and the Yuit by language. They are primarily hunters of marine mammals. The man's clothing is made from whale intestine. The woman's clothing is made from the skins of seabirds.
1995
The United States, Alaska, Aleutian Islands, At the northern edge of the North Pacific
Book illustration, dry pastel and gouache, on Letraset paper
Credit: Frédéric Back and Libre Expression
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