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Survival skills of the North American Indians

by Peter Goodchild

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Published by Chicago Review Press, Distributed by Independent Publishers Group in Chicago, [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Industries.,
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions.,
    • Handicraft -- North America.,
    • Survival skills.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-234) and index.

      StatementPeter Goodchild.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE98.I5 G66 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL388159M
      ISBN 101556523459
      LC Control Number98051292
      OCLC/WorldCa40354804

      Paul Douglas Campbell is also the author of Survival Skills of Native California, a book of in-depth research on representative life skills of the California Indians. Edible and Medicinal Plants of the West Author: Gregory L. Tilford , Miles has organized photographs of over 2, examples of all of the major kinds of North American native. In these cases, stories of survival are almost all the same: People sought shelter quickly, made a small fire, tried to stay warm and wait it out. Shelter was the foremost concern, and it would take the shape of hollowed-out tree trunks, caves, rock outcroppings, even a quick lean-to made from branches, a .

      A must-read for anyone interested in North American Indian history. This is a comprehensive and thought-provoking approach to the history of the native peoples of North America (including Mexico and Canada) and their Native American courses taught in anthropology, history and Native American Studies. Survival Skills of the North American Indians Second Edition by Peter Goodchild Reviewed by Felicia Elpel. Native Americans had to survive without the modern day conveniences that we take for granted. How did they do it? Peter Goodchild dives in and explains the methods that were used in his book Survival Skills of the North American Indians.

      Survival Skills of the North American Indians By Peter Goodchild. When it comes down to learning how to survive in the wild, the North American Indians knew a thing or two about how to do it. This book is filled with skills and techniques that they used to thrive in their environment.   On the east coast of North America in what is now Boston, Massachusetts, Paleo-Indians constructed one weir [fish trap] made of ab wooden stakes that they had driven into clay where tidal waters were present. They wove small branches between the stakes so that water could pass through the wickerwork, but fish could not.


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