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The Resource Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic

Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic

Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Title
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of the Indians of the Arctic and Subarctic regions of North America, including who the people were, where they lived, their civilization, social structure, religion, art, architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended readings, web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Early peoples.
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic? -- Origins and migrations -- Challenge of the far north -- The Taiga -- Inventions from the past -- Arctic and Subarctic society -- Roles of men and women -- One who thinks -- Solving problems -- Conflict -- The spirit world -- Shamans-Links to the spirits -- Taboos -- Ceremonies and celebrations -- Marriage -- Learning traditions -- Food in the Arctic and Subarctic -- Communal hunts -- Arctic homes -- Subarctic homes -- Clothing in the Arctic -- Clothing in the Subarctic -- Dogs in the Arctic and Subarctic -- Arctic travel -- Subarctic travel -- Entertainment -- Challenges to tradition -- Looking ahead
Control code
255016412
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621324
Lccn
2008040637
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)255016412
Label
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic? -- Origins and migrations -- Challenge of the far north -- The Taiga -- Inventions from the past -- Arctic and Subarctic society -- Roles of men and women -- One who thinks -- Solving problems -- Conflict -- The spirit world -- Shamans-Links to the spirits -- Taboos -- Ceremonies and celebrations -- Marriage -- Learning traditions -- Food in the Arctic and Subarctic -- Communal hunts -- Arctic homes -- Subarctic homes -- Clothing in the Arctic -- Clothing in the Subarctic -- Dogs in the Arctic and Subarctic -- Arctic travel -- Subarctic travel -- Entertainment -- Challenges to tradition -- Looking ahead
Control code
255016412
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621324
Lccn
2008040637
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)255016412

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