Native American Cultures: Native American Clothing: From Moccasins to Mukluks, 1st Edition

  • Arthur K. Britton
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538208830
  • ISBN-13: 9781538208830
  • DDC: 391.00897
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

The clothing of native peoples reveals much about the resources available to them, the climate in which they lived, their customs, and their creativity with textiles. This concise guide to native clothing features different apparel worn by a variety of tribes across America. Carefully chosen photographs support the information in the engaging text, while readers won’t forget the important facts they learn in "Did You Know?" boxes throughout the volume.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: More Than Just Clothes.
2: Hides, Bark, Cloth.
3: Women’s Work.
4: Men’s Everyday Clothing.
5: Women’s Everyday Clothing.
6: Dressing for the Cold.
7: Moccasins and Mukluks.
8: Turbans.
9: Feather Headdresses.
10: War Shirts.
11: Other Ceremonial Clothes.
12: Jewelry.
13: Native American Clothing Today.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.