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Ethnobotany of Western Washington: The Knowledge and Use of Indigenous Plants by Native Americans. Revised Edition (Publications in Anthropology Series: No. X)

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Since its original publication in 1945, this small classic has acquired a new audience concerned with living in harmony with the environment and interested in the particularly intimate relationship of Native Americans to the land. This survey of the use of plants by Native Americans in western Washington describes the ways in which more than 150 species served as food and medicine, and were used for the manufacture of clothes and other objects.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780295952581
Author:
Janish, Jeanne R.
Author:
Janish, Jeanne R.
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Location:
Seattle
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Ethnobotany
Subject:
Indians, North America.
Subject:
Nature Studies-General
Subject:
Flowers
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Natural history
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 65.
Series:
Publications in Anthropology Series: No. X
Series Volume:
no. (HSM) 72-10265
Publication Date:
19730931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
74
Dimensions:
9.97x7.02x.25 in. .47 lbs.

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