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The Resource Indian New England before the Mayflower, Howard S. Russell

Indian New England before the Mayflower, Howard S. Russell

Label
Indian New England before the Mayflower
Title
Indian New England before the Mayflower
Statement of responsibility
Howard S. Russell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is an extremely useful book which one returns to again and again as a reference work. Its scope is the broadest, taking in every aspect of Indian life as the early explorers and colonists found it, from personal appearance and characteristics to diet and agriculture, social organization, and intertribal relations ..
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Howard S
Dewey number
974/.00497
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E78.N5
LC item number
R87
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Geschichte
  • Kultur
  • Indianer
  • Neuengland
Label
Indian New England before the Mayflower, Howard S. Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 237-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background. The region and its resources ; The first Europeans -- The people. The tribes and their distribution ; Personal characteristics ; Health and illness ; Religion and philosophy -- The household. A place to live ; Household and personal equipment ; The family meals (The cooking pot ; Maize ; Beans, squashes, and pumpkins ; Roots and nuts ; Fruits ; Sugar and salt ; Game, fish, and seafood ; A diet for superb health) ; The roles of the sexes ; The day's round ; Beyond the round -- The bountiful earth. The soil ; The provision of nature ; Preparing for cultivation (Farming tools ; The fields) ; Cultivated crops (Corn, beans, squashes, and watermelons ; Roots ; Tobacco) ; The season's round (Storing the yield ; Fall hunting) -- Interrelations. Trade and conflict ; Travel and communications -- Afterword: A promising society -- Appendix: Uses of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants
Control code
6534431
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780874511628
Lccn
79063082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)44058
Label
Indian New England before the Mayflower, Howard S. Russell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 237-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background. The region and its resources ; The first Europeans -- The people. The tribes and their distribution ; Personal characteristics ; Health and illness ; Religion and philosophy -- The household. A place to live ; Household and personal equipment ; The family meals (The cooking pot ; Maize ; Beans, squashes, and pumpkins ; Roots and nuts ; Fruits ; Sugar and salt ; Game, fish, and seafood ; A diet for superb health) ; The roles of the sexes ; The day's round ; Beyond the round -- The bountiful earth. The soil ; The provision of nature ; Preparing for cultivation (Farming tools ; The fields) ; Cultivated crops (Corn, beans, squashes, and watermelons ; Roots ; Tobacco) ; The season's round (Storing the yield ; Fall hunting) -- Interrelations. Trade and conflict ; Travel and communications -- Afterword: A promising society -- Appendix: Uses of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants
Control code
6534431
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780874511628
Lccn
79063082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)44058

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