Published March 2000
by Heinemann .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
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The Handbook of North American Indians is a volume encyclopedia summarizing knowledge about all Native peoples north of Mesoamerica, including cultures, languages, history, prehistory, and human biology, intended to serve as a standard reference work for anthropologists, historians, students, and the general reader.3/5(1). Subarctic Indians Millions of free publications for you personally on our website, with the title Subarctic Indians Download PDF among them. Have you got a pursuit in Subarctic Indians, check out our selection of free digitized books. We have a huge selection of books readily available for free and is quite easy to use, just acquire Subarctic. This is part of the Smithsonian Institution’s Handbook of North American Indians series, the ultimate resource for Native American history across various regions of North America. The set is intended to give an encyclopedic summary of what is know about the prehistory, history, and cultures of the aboriginal peoples of North America north of the urban civilizations of central 4/5(2). Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. The subarctic is dominated by the taiga, or boreal forest, an ecosystem of coniferous forest and large marshes. Subarctic peoples traditionally used a variety of technologies to cope with the cold northern winters and were adept in the production of well-insulated homes, fur garments, toboggans, ice chisels, and snowshoes.
OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 29 cm. Contents: [Pt. 1.] Introduction --General environment --Major fauna in the traditional economy --History of ethnological research in the Subarctic Shield and Mackenzie Borderlands --History of archeological research in the Subarctic Shield and Mackenzie Valley --History of research in the Subarctic Cordillera. The Handbook of North American Indians is a series of edited scholarly and reference volumes in Native American studies, published by the Smithsonian Institution beginning in Planning for the handbook series began in the late s and work was initiated following a special congressional appropriation in fiscal year The density of the Subarctic human population was among the lowest in the world. The entire area probably had as few as 60 people. Weather changes were extreme and game animals depended on seasons and were scarce, making life hard for many. This catalogue of artifacts in the collections of the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology focusses on items made by sub-Arctic Indian and Metis women from natural materials, such as boots, moccasins, stockings, gloves, pockets, jackets, baby carriers, baskets, trays and drums. Includes description of the travels and collections made by Emma Mary Colcleugh () the second woman tourist.