By: Miles, Charles; Dockstader, Frederick J (Foreword by)
New York, Bonanza Books: 1963
Seller ID: 004287
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...