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Native American Weapons

by Colin F. Taylor

  • 224 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • North America,
  • Native American,
  • North American,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • Archaeology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7940112M
    ISBN 100806137169
    ISBN 109780806137162
    OCLC/WorldCa45420034

      The tools and weapons used by Native American tribes were not just functional. Often, these tools and weapons were created during a special ceremony or ritual, so there was a spiritual significance to them as well. Shamans or medicine men would bless such items in the hope that they would serve their owners : Mason Crest. 24 Jun - Explore dragons_'s board "Native American Weapons and Artifacts", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Native american, Native american indians and Native american artifacts pins.

      An estimated Native Americans are killed in the Wounded Knee Massacre, along with 25 men with the U.S. cavalry. Janu Charles Curtis becomes the first Native American . Chapter 4: Tools and Weapons of the Northwest. Staeger, Rob // Native American Tools & Weapons;, p The chapter describes the tools and weapons used by Native Americans in the Northwestern part of North America. The Northwestern U.S. was one of the richest areas on the continent. Natural resources were abundant.

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Native American Weapons by Colin F. Taylor Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is an execelent overview of the kind of weapons used by American Indians until muskets and rifles became common among them. Much of it, however, continued in use as back up/ritual weapons until the utter domination of the Anglos at around Cited by: This is a good reference book on what the title implies: native American weapons.

The focus is on the circa years before the natives started to use rifles and revolvers en masse, and those weapons are barely mentioned/5.

The Paperback of the Native American Weapons by Colin F. Taylor at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Brand: University of Oklahoma Press.

With more than Native American nations and different language groups, there are few universal characteristics that apply across tribal boundaries.

Traditions, ceremonies, sports, games, dance, subsistence patterns, clothing, and religion often differed greatly from tribe to : Rob Staeger. University of Oklahoma Press, Jul 2, - History - pages 1 Review Featuring color photographs and illustrations, Native American Weapons surveys weapons made and used by American Indians 3/5(1).

"Featuring color photographs and illustrations, Native American Weapons surveys weapons made and used by American Indians north of present-day Mexico from prehistoric times to the late nineteenth century, when European weapons were in common use." "Colin F.

Taylor describes the weapons and their roles in tribal culture, economy and political systems. Making Native American Hunting, Fighting, and Survival Tools: The Complete Guide To Making And Using Traditional Tools Native American Weapons book – June 1, Making Native American Hunting, Fighting, and Survival Tools: The Complete Guide To Making And Using Traditional Tools.

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In fact, it is even said that these are the first caveman tools and weapons ever used. In the book, Smith devotes two chapters to weapons made from the horns/antlers and sinew of animals. “Native Americans made some of the most complex bows in the history of the world,” Native American “horn bows” are among them.

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Accompanying these photos and drawings are clear surveys and explanations of both the weapons and their roles in tribal culture and by: Condition: New.

Paperback. Featuring color photographs and illustrations, Native American Weapons surveys weapons made and used by American Indians north of present-day Mexico from prehistoric times to the ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.

pages. While the Native American Indian Tomahawk originates from the Viking style tomahawk, its purpose was more all general. The Vikings used the tomahawk, such as the Franciscan tomahawk, as a medium range throwing weapon.

The tools and weapons used by Native American tribes were not just functional. Often, these tools and weapons were created during a special ceremony or ritual, so there was a spiritual significance to them as well.

Shamans or medicine men would bless such items in the hope that they would serve their owners well. This book discusses the primary tools and weapons made by tribes in specific.

Get this from a library. Native American weapons. [Colin F Taylor] -- A rare and evocative history charting the development of Native Americaqn hunting and war weapons from the Stone Age to the arrival of modern weaponry in the late nineteenth century.

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Lavishly illustrated in the coffee-book style, Native American Weapons will appeal to a general readership. Because of its endnotes and its bibliography, it should also appeal to more scholarly.The chapter describes the tools and weapons used by Native Americans in the Northeast of North America.

In the forests of the Northeast, the greatest resource was trees. Naturally, there were many wooden tools. Even more than wood, however, bark provided many things to the woodland Indians. Birch bark containers had a variety of uses.