Native American Weapons

Written By Colin F. Taylor
Native American Weapons
  • Publsiher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release : 02 July 2005
  • ISBN : 9780806137162
  • Pages : 128 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Native American Weapons by author: Colin F. Taylor which was release on 02 July 2005 and published by University of Oklahoma Press with total page 128 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Featuring 155 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. He categorizes the weapons according to their function - from striking, cutting and piercing weapons, to those with defensive and even symbolic properties - and he documents the ingenuity of the people who crafted them.

Native American Weapons

Native American Weapons
  • Author : Colin F. Taylor
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2005-07-02
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9780806137162
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Summary : Featuring 155 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 ...

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