North American Indian: Discover the Rich Cultures of American Indians from Pueblo Dwellers to Inuit Hun by David S. Murdoch
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Overview: Here is an original and exciting 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 bowdrill works, and much, much more.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational