A renowned ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution offers a fascinating wealth of material on nearly 200 plants that were used by the Chippewas of Minnesota and Wisconsin. The volume provides an emphasis on wild plants and their lesser-known uses. qA fascinating, well-illustrated study.q a Grand Rapids Gazette. 33 plates.Also, aThe bitten paper-bark copy patterns supply practically all of the motives of these people.a 16 The Mills Lac Chippewa made little or no mention of the biting of patterns in a broad leaf, but Mrs. English said she remembered seeing it done anbsp;...
|Title||:||How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine & Crafts|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2012-03-07|