D Is for Drum: A Native American Alphabet (Sleeping Bear Alphabets) (Hardcover)

D Is for Drum: A Native American Alphabet (Sleeping Bear Alphabets) By Michael Shoulders, Debbie Shoulders, Irving Toddy (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
Ships from Warehouse, Usually in 1-8 Days

Description


Did you know that natives of the Northwest used dried sharkskin to sand totem poles? Or that horses were called medicine dogs, because dogs had been used to aid in hunting before horses were introduced by Europeans? In D is for Drum: A Native America Alphabet, readers will get an A-Z introduction to the many customs and cultures of the first people of this beautiful land. Bison, teepees, Kachinas and dugout canoes will all help to paint a fascinating picture of the more than 500 indigenous tribes inhabiting the Americas.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781585362745
ISBN-10: 1585362743
Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press
Publication Date: May 31st, 2006
Pages: 36
Language: English
Series: Sleeping Bear Alphabets
Front facade of University Press Books

From 1974, University Press Books has stoked the blaze of well over ten thousand minds on fire, carrying new scholarship published by the great university presses in the English-speaking world.

For more than 45 years, UPB operated out of the west half of 2430 Bancroft Way in Berkeley. We presently operate on line and stock a sales wall within the Musical Offering, same street address, east half.

Order from us. Shop us. Let well-wrought words churn and burn within.