". . . a remarkable contribution to a growing scholarship on the importance of place in Native American communities . . . and should serve as a model for future research concerning the preservation of indigenous place names."
". . . a landmark book documenting more than 3,000 Native place names and their locations in Southeast Alaska. . . . the most comprehensive study of its kind."
-SitNews, April 2012
"A rich geographical and cultural reference, all the more fascinating for its ability to reintroduce us to the place we live."
-Amy Fletcher, Juneau Empire, April 2012