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The Resource Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau

Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau

Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Title
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A discussion of the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau, including who the people were, where they lived, the rise of civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports, and fall of civilization. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended readings and web sites, and index
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
Early peoples
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Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Call # 979.500497
  • Includes index
Contents
Who were the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau cultural areas? -- A land of plenty -- Indian society -- Tribal leaders -- The roles of men and women -- Slaves in Indian society -- Making war -- The spirit world -- Guardian spirits -- Potlatch ceremonies -- Food ceremonies -- Weddings and funerals -- Everyday works of art -- Indian carvings -- Pictures in stone -- Traditional upbringing -- Indian villages -- Homes for all seasons -- Clothing and jewelry -- Fishing for a meal -- Hunting and gathering -- Mealtimes -- Life lessons -- Transportation -- Trading among tribes -- Sports and games -- A changing way of life -- Holding on to tradition
Control code
2008024770
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621379
Lccn
2008024770
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), map
Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Publication
Note
  • Call # 979.500497
  • Includes index
Contents
Who were the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau cultural areas? -- A land of plenty -- Indian society -- Tribal leaders -- The roles of men and women -- Slaves in Indian society -- Making war -- The spirit world -- Guardian spirits -- Potlatch ceremonies -- Food ceremonies -- Weddings and funerals -- Everyday works of art -- Indian carvings -- Pictures in stone -- Traditional upbringing -- Indian villages -- Homes for all seasons -- Clothing and jewelry -- Fishing for a meal -- Hunting and gathering -- Mealtimes -- Life lessons -- Transportation -- Trading among tribes -- Sports and games -- A changing way of life -- Holding on to tradition
Control code
2008024770
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621379
Lccn
2008024770
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), map

Library Locations

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