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Naturalist and artist Ernest Thompson Seton was a founding pioneer of the Boy Scouts of America who introduced many elements of Native American lore to scouting rituals. In this comprehensive collection of his most interesting stories, crafts, games, and other activities related to outdoor life, Seton offers a respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture. More than 500 of his drawings illustrate this practical guide for campers of all ages.

In addition to briefly outlining the principles of scouting, Seton discusses Indian customs and laws as well as songs, dances, and ceremonies. He suggests both indoor and outdoor activities and provides a wealth of information on Indian sign language and games, campfire tales, forestry, and many other captivating facts and fancies.

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A comprehensive collection of stories, crafts, games, and other activities, this respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture offers campers of all ages a practical, well-illustrated guide to the outdoors.

Synopsis:

The author of Two Little Savages, a perennial favorite, presents a comprehensive collection of his most interesting stories, crafts, games, and other activities related to outdoor life. Ernest Thompson Seton offers a respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture within the context of this practical guide for campers of all ages. More than 500 drawings by the author.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486493084
Author:
Seton, Ernest Thompson
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Seton-Thompson, Ernest
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Woodcraft.
Subject:
Scouting
Subject:
Boy scouts
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Subject:
Outdoors-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Native American
Publication Date:
20140231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Native American » General Native American Studies
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Birds » Birdwatching
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Birds » General
Science and Mathematics » Ornithology » General Ornithology and Birding
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Camping and Hiking » General
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » General

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A comprehensive collection of stories, crafts, games, and other activities, this respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture offers campers of all ages a practical, well-illustrated guide to the outdoors.
"Synopsis" by ,
The author of Two Little Savages, a perennial favorite, presents a comprehensive collection of his most interesting stories, crafts, games, and other activities related to outdoor life. Ernest Thompson Seton offers a respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture within the context of this practical guide for campers of all ages. More than 500 drawings by the author.
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