Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples

By: Nancy J. Turner

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0771988664 264 pages. Index. Glossary. Colour and black and white photos. Reference list. Printed on glossy stock. Errata slip affixed inside front cover. "Coastal Indians had an intimate knowledge of local flora, recognizing and using over 200 species of plants for food, medicine, and other purposes. Few if any plants could be described as being a staple food, but as both Indian myths and anthropological descriptions indicate, at certain times plants were an important supplement to native diet." - Foreword. Unmarked with average wear. Minor moisture exposure to bottom edge. A sound working copy of this wonderful reference.

Title: Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples

Author Name: Nancy J. Turner

Categories: Natural History, Native Peoples, Back to the Land,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Victoria, Province of British Columbia Department of recreat: 1975

ISBN Number: 0771988664

ISBN Number 13: 9780771988660

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 351H3589

Keywords: Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples (Handbook #34) Survival Native Peoples Local Food Sources Wild,