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Title:
The Shoshone : pine nut harvesters of the Great Basin
Author:
Thoennes Keller, Kristin.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 x 27 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the Shoshone Indians, focusing on their tradition of harvesting pine nuts. Includes a recipe for a apricot-pine nut muffins, and instructions for playing hand-and-stick game.
Language:
English
Contents:
The Great Basin Shoshone -- The harvest -- Pine nuts -- The pine nut festival -- The western Shoshone -- The northern Shoshone -- The eastern Shoshone -- The Shoshone today.
Reading Level:
3.

2-5.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.3 0.5 71380.
ISBN:
9780736821735
Format :
Book

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Summary

Discusses the Shoshone Indians, focusing on their tradition of harvesting pine nuts. Includes a recipe for apricot-pine nut muffins and instructions for making bread beads.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Great Basin Shoshonep. 4
Chapter 2 The Harvestp. 6
Chapter 3 Pine Nutsp. 10
Chapter 4 The Pine Nut Festivalp. 14
Chapter 5 The Western Shoshonep. 16
Chapter 6 The Northern Shoshonep. 20
Chapter 7 The Eastern Shoshonep. 24
Chapter 8 The Shoshone Todayp. 28
Features
Words to Knowp. 30
To Learn Morep. 30
Places to Write and Visitp. 31
Internet Sitesp. 31
Indexp. 32

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