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The Resource Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic, [writer, Barbara Davis]

Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic, [writer, Barbara Davis]

Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Title
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Statement of responsibility
[writer, Barbara Davis]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of the Indians of the Arctic and Subarctic regions of North America, including who the people were, where they lived, their civilization, social structure, religion, art, architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended readings, web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Barbara J.
Dewey number
971.9/01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1080L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Early peoples
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleo-Eskimos
  • Paleo-Eskimos
  • Inuit
  • Inuit
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Paleo-Eskimos
  • Paleo-Eskimos
  • Inuit
  • Inuit
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Arctic regions
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic, [writer, Barbara Davis]
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0828/2008040637.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [62]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the peoples of the Artic and subarctic? -- Origins and migrations -- Challenge of the far north -- The Taiga -- Inventions from the past -- Arctic and subarctic society -- Roles of men and women -- One who thinks -- Solving problems -- Conflict -- The spirit world -- Shamans--links to the spirits -- Taboos -- Ceremonies and celebrations -- Marriage -- Learning traditions -- Food in the Arctic and subarctic -- Communal hunts -- Arctic homes -- Subarctic homes -- Clothing in the Arctic -- Clothing in the subarctic -- Dogs in the Arctic and subarctic -- Arctic travel -- Subarctic travel -- Entertainment -- Challenges to tradition -- Looking ahead
Control code
993514
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621324
Lccn
2008040637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716621324
  • (OCoLC)255016412
Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic, [writer, Barbara Davis]
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0828/2008040637.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [62]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the peoples of the Artic and subarctic? -- Origins and migrations -- Challenge of the far north -- The Taiga -- Inventions from the past -- Arctic and subarctic society -- Roles of men and women -- One who thinks -- Solving problems -- Conflict -- The spirit world -- Shamans--links to the spirits -- Taboos -- Ceremonies and celebrations -- Marriage -- Learning traditions -- Food in the Arctic and subarctic -- Communal hunts -- Arctic homes -- Subarctic homes -- Clothing in the Arctic -- Clothing in the subarctic -- Dogs in the Arctic and subarctic -- Arctic travel -- Subarctic travel -- Entertainment -- Challenges to tradition -- Looking ahead
Control code
993514
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621324
Lccn
2008040637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716621324
  • (OCoLC)255016412

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