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Indian Scout Craft and Lore

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Autobiographical account of how Eastman became a young Indian scout reveals secrets of the Sioux: how to read footprints, hunt with a slingshot and bow and arrow, trap and fish, make canoe, build a campsite, much more. Also valuable information on the language of feathers, weather wisdom, storytelling, more. 27 illustrations.

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Autobiographical account of how Eastman became a young Indian scout reveals secrets of the Sioux: how to read footprints, hunt with a slingshot and bow and arrow, trap and fish, make canoe, build a campsite, much more. Also valuable information on the language of feathers, weather wisdom, storytelling, more. 27 illustrations.<BR>

Table of Contents

I. AT HOME WITH NATURE

II. INDIAN METHODS OF PHYSICAL TRAINING

III. HOW TO MAKE FRIENDS WITH WILD ANIMALS

IV. THE LANGUAGE OF FOOTPRINTS

V. HUNTING WITH SLING-SHOT AND BOW AND ARROW

VI. PRIMITIVE MODES OF TRAPPING AND FISHING

VII. HOW TO MAKE AND HANDLE INDIAN CANOES

VIII. THE CAMP SITE AND THE CARRY

IX. HOW TO BUILD WIGWAMS AND SHELTERS

X. FIRE WITHOUT MATCHES AND COOKING WITHOUT POTS

XI. HOW TO MAKE AND FOLLOW A BLAZED TRAIL

XII. INDIAN SIGNALS IN CAMP AND FIELD

XIII. AN INDIAN BOY'S SPORTS

XIV. A WINTER MASQUE

XV. AN INDIAN GIRL'S SPORTS

XVI. INDIAN NAMES AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE

XVII. INDIAN GIRLS' NAMES AND SYMBOLIC DECORATIONS

XVIII. THE LANGUAGE OF FEATHERS AND CEREMONIAL DRESS

XIX. INDIAN CEREMONIES FOR BOY SCOUTS

XX. THE MAIDENS' FEAST: A CEREMONY FOR GIRLS

XXI. THE GESTURE-LANGUAGE OF THE INDIAN

XXII. INDIAN PICTURE-WRITING

XXIII. WOOD-CRAFT AND WEATHER WISDOM

XXIV. THE ART OF STORY-TELLING

XXV. ETIQUETTE OF THE WIGWAM

XXVI. TRAINING FOR SERVICE

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486229959
Author:
Eastman, Charles A.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Eastman, Charles A
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Personal and practical guides
Subject:
Personal & Practical Guides
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Camping
Subject:
Outdoor life
Subject:
Boy scouts
Subject:
Boy Scouts -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Eastman
Subject:
American Indians
Subject:
Native Americans
Subject:
American
Subject:
Indians
Subject:
General Juvenile Nonfiction
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Subject:
Camping & Outdoor Activities
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Native American
Series Volume:
37
Publication Date:
20101231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.45 lb
Age Level:
03-UP

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