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A visual dictionary of Native communities [electronic resource] / Bobbie Kalman.

Kalman, Bobbie. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780778789338 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0778789330 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (32 p.) : col. ill., col. map.
  • Publisher: St. Catharines, Ont. ; Crabtree Pub. Co., c2008.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Native nations coast to coast -- Life in the Powhatan -- Eastern Great Lakes -- Haudenosaunee -- Western Great Lakes -- Anishinabe -- Nations of the plains -- Plains camp life -- Nations of the southwest -- Pueblo life -- Navajo -- California coast -- Northwest coast -- Far north -- Native wisdom -- Glossary and index.
Summary, etc.: How did the plains nations benefit from the buffalo? How did they use other animals to make warm clothing for winter? This illustrated dictionary introduces the way of life of the early Native peoples who lived on the Great Plains. Themes include: homes, food, clothing, transportation, and hunting techniques.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Indians of North America > History > Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Indians of North America > History > Pictorial works > Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America > History > Dictionaries.
Indians of North America > History > Pictorial works.
Indiens > Amérique du Nord > Histoire > Dictionnaires pour la jeunesse.
Indiens > Amérique du Nord > Histoire > Ouvrages illustrés > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Dictionnaires illustrés pour la jeunesse.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American
Genre: Electronic books.

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