DK Eyewitness Books: North American Indian: Discover the Rich Cultures of American Indians from Pueblo Dwellers to Inuit Hun

by Murdoch, David
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ISBN: 9780756610814
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Here is an original and exciting new guide to the fascinating civilizations of North American Indians. Superb, full-color photographs offer a unique and revealing "eyewitness" view of this rich culture. See a necklace made of bear claws, a model of a Blackfeet teepee, a false face made from cornhusks, how fish were trapped in a basket, and a Cheyenne feathered war bonnet. Learn about the kachina ceremony, why love dolls were important, how turtle shells made music, what's stored inside a parfleche, and how pemmican was made. Discover the meanings of carvings on a Haida totem pole, what's inside an Iroquois longhouse, what medicine men carried in their medical kits, how a bow drill works, and much, much more.

The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Author: Murdoch, David
  • ISBN: 9780756610814
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 11.30 x 0.40
  • Number Of Pages: 72
  • Publication Year: 2005

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