The Resource Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau

Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau

Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Title
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau, including who the people were, where they lived, the rise of civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports, and fall of civilization. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended readings and web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzgerald, Stephanie
Dewey number
979.5004/97
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Early peoples
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Pacific Northwest
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008024770.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau cultural areas? -- A land of plenty -- Indian society -- Tribal leaders -- The roles of men and women -- Slaves in Indian society -- Making war -- The spirit world -- Guardian spirits -- Potlatch ceremonies -- Food ceremonies -- Weddings and funerals -- Everyday works of art -- Indian carvings -- Pictures in stone -- Traditional upbringing -- Indian villages -- Homes for all seasons -- Clothing and jewelry -- Fishing for a meal -- Hunting and gathering -- Mealtimes -- Life lessons -- Transportation -- Trading among tribes -- Sports and games -- A changing way of life -- Holding on to tradition
Control code
ocn231164163
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621379
Lccn
2008024770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)231164163
Label
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008024770.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau cultural areas? -- A land of plenty -- Indian society -- Tribal leaders -- The roles of men and women -- Slaves in Indian society -- Making war -- The spirit world -- Guardian spirits -- Potlatch ceremonies -- Food ceremonies -- Weddings and funerals -- Everyday works of art -- Indian carvings -- Pictures in stone -- Traditional upbringing -- Indian villages -- Homes for all seasons -- Clothing and jewelry -- Fishing for a meal -- Hunting and gathering -- Mealtimes -- Life lessons -- Transportation -- Trading among tribes -- Sports and games -- A changing way of life -- Holding on to tradition
Control code
ocn231164163
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621379
Lccn
2008024770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)231164163

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