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Native American survival skills : how to make primitive tools and crafts from natural materials / W. Ben Hunt.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 745.5 H 943 (Text) 79361000093231 Adult Nonfiction - Crafts & Hobbies Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola REF 745.5 HUN (Text) 33118000168985 Reference Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781629145976 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1629145971 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 288 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Originally published: New York : Outdoor Life Books : Meredith Press, 1991, under title American Indian survival skills.
Formatted Contents Note: Basic tools and materials -- How to make rawhide -- Knife and ax sheaths -- Sandals -- Tanning -- Buckskin shirts -- Sioux ghost shirts -- Indian leggins and breechclout -- Indian moccasins -- Concha belts -- Materials and designs -- Indian symbols and designs -- Indian beadwork -- Vests -- Roach -- War bonnets and headdresses -- Pump drills -- Hints on working with bone -- Medicine poles or ownership staffs -- Whittling -- Fires -- Camp knife.
Summary, etc.: Provides step-by-step instructions and dimensions for making Plains Indian shields, box traps, snowshoes, and other Native American survival tools and equipment; and includes approximately one hundred illustrations.
Subject: Indian craft > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Indians of North America > Industries > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Outdoor life > North America. > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Survival > North America > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Wilderness survival > North America > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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