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The Wigwam and the Longhouse

Yue, Charlotte (Book - 2000)
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Describes the history, customs, religion, government, homes, and present-day status of the various native peoples that inhabited the eastern woodlands since before the coming of the Europeans.
Authors: Yue, Charlotte
Title: The wigwam and the longhouse
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin, 2000
Characteristics: 118 p. :,ill. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Charlotte and David Yue
Contents: The People and the land: The People who lived in the eastern woodlands
What the woodlands were like before the white men came
Patterns of time and space
The Wigwam: The People who lived in wigwams
Wigwam construction
Living in a wigwam
The Longhouse: The People wo lived in longhouses
Longhouse construction
Living in a longhouse
Communities: Settlements
Families and kinships
Food
Clothing
Art and technology
Recreation
Festivals and work
Warfare
Political organization: Tribes
Confederacies
Other structures: The Conical wigwam
The Sweat house
The Field watcher's hut
The Shaking tent
Travel: Traveling over land
Traveling over water
The Clash of cultures
The People and the land today
Summary: Describes the history, customs, religion, government, homes, and present-day status of the various native peoples that inhabited the eastern woodlands since before the coming of the Europeans.
Additional Contributors: Yue, David
ISBN: 0395841690
Branch Call Number: j 970.1 Y94w 2000
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: Woodland Indians Juvenile literature Indians of North America Northeastern States Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Woodland Indians
Indians of North America
LCCN: 98028971
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Describes the history, customs, religion, government, homes, and present-day status of the various native peoples that inhabited the eastern woodlands since before the coming of the Europeans.


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