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Indian and Eskimo Artifacts of North America

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

Price: $27.60

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1963

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 004287

ISBN: 051700142x

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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... View more info