Indian and Eskimo Artifacts of North America

By: Miles, Charles; Dockstader, Frederick J (Foreword by)

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In this primarily pictorial guide with explanatory captions, the author has organized photographs of over two thousand examples of all major kinds of Native American native-made and -used artifacts, and presents them under several functional headings. Tools, weapons, pottery, basketry, clothing, boats, and ceremonial regalia are shown in black & white or color, often in close-ups which present technical details of manufacture rarely found in books on this subject. The authors vivid descriptions of these people, their descendants and the two hundred or more languages is informal but informative. This book contains many examples never before published. The spine and binding top are very lightly sunned; the lettering is in gold. A few small chips are missing from the jacket spine, top and bottom. ; 4to - over 9 3/4" to 12" tall; 244 pages

Title: Indian and Eskimo Artifacts of North America

Author: Miles, Charles; Dockstader, Frederick J (Foreword by)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Photographs

Categories: Archaeology,

Edition: Later Edition

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1963

ISBN: 051700142x

ISBN 13: 9780517001424

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 004287

Keywords: HISTORY INDIAN ESKIMO MASKS CARVED ANIMALS TOOLS WEAPONS,