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...If You Lived with the Indians of the Northwest Coast

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Publisher Comments:

This new addition to Scholastic's popular history series presents a child's eye view of a fascinating Native American culture.

The Indians who lived along the northern Pacific coast were different from any other Native Americans. Thery were fishermen, wood carvers, and builders of totem poles; they were a hierarchical society with noblemen, commoners, and slaves in which material wealth was greatly admired and sought after.

What was it like to be a child among Haida, Makah, Tlingit, or other coastal groups? What kind of house would you live in? What kind of clothes would you wear? What work would you do if you were a girl, or if you were a boy? Would you go on a Spirit Quest? These and dozens of other questions are answered in this informative and beautifully illustrated book.

Synopsis:

This is a child's-eye-view of a fascinating Native American culture--the Indians of the Pacific northwest. The story gives an idea of what it would be like to live with this tribe of fishers, hunters and artisans.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780439260770
ill.:
Johnson, Pamela
Author:
Johnson, Pamela
Author:
Kamma, Anne
Publisher:
Scholastic
Location:
New York NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Subject:
Social Science - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sociology
Subject:
Northwest Coast of North America
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
History
Subject:
Northwest, Pacific History.
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
If You.
Series Volume:
no. 160
Publication Date:
20020431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
7.5 x 9 in
Age Level:
09-12

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