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Author Haslam, Andrew.
Title Arctic peoples / Andrew Haslam & Alexandra Parsons.
Pub Info New York : Thomson Learning, 1995.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 998 HAS     AVAILABLE
Descript 63 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Make it work! History
Make it work! History.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.2 2 2 48293
Includes index.
Summary Describes arctic peoples and the ways they have adapted to their inhospitable climate. Includes projects such as making a kayak and making Aleutian baskets.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Studying Arctic life: what can we learn? -- A harsh, icy haven: where did they come from? -- The Arctic climate: how did the climate effect their lives? -- Keeping warm, staying alive: what did they wear? -- Shelter from the cold and wind: what were their homes like? -- Moving with the seasons: why did they travel? -- Everyday life: how did they live? -- Hunting at sea and on land: how did they hunt -- Hunting and household tools: what kinds of tools did they use? -- Getting around: how did they travel? -- The Arctic diet: what did they eat? -- Fun and games: how did they entertain themselves? -- Stories and symbols: how did they communicate? -- Arts and crafts of the Arctic: what did they make? -- The spirit world: what did they believe? -- Making contact: how did their lives change? -- Between two worlds: how do they live now?
Subject Arctic peoples -- Juvenile literature.
Eskimos -- Juvenile literature.
Arctic peoples.
Eskimos.
Handicraft.
Genre Juvenile works.
Literature.
Add Author Parsons, Alexandra.
ISBN 1568471386
9781568471389
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