skip to content
The book of Indians Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The book of Indians

Author: Holling Clancy Holling; Lucille Webster Holling; Platt & Munk Co.
Publisher: New York : Platt & Munk Co., ©1935.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Descriptive material and stories about types of Indians living in different kinds of country. The first chapter explains these divisions and tells why 'The Forest Indians, ' 'The People of the Plains, ' 'The People of the Desert' and 'The People of the Sea' were given these names. There is a chapter about the home life of each type of Indian, followed by two chapters relating their adventures." N.Y. times.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Binding)
Publishers' advertisements
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holling Clancy Holling; Lucille Webster Holling; Platt & Munk Co.
OCLC Number: 587773
Notes: Includes glossary.
Colored maps on lining papers.
Publishers' advertisements on dust jacket.
Description: 125 pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Something about Indians --
People of the forests and lakes --
Otter Tail goes hunting --
Flying Squirrel gathers bulrushes --
People of the plains --
Buffalo Calf and the great herd --
In the days of Rides Away Tinkling --
People of the deserts and mesas --
Little Turtle and the cliff dwellers --
What Corn Flower found --
People of the rivers and sea --
Raven and Whale Tooth hunt a whale --
Cedar Bough's bargain.
Responsibility: Holling C. Holling ; illustrated by H.C. and Lucille Holling.

Abstract:

"Descriptive material and stories about types of Indians living in different kinds of country. The first chapter explains these divisions and tells why 'The Forest Indians, ' 'The People of the Plains, ' 'The People of the Desert' and 'The People of the Sea' were given these names. There is a chapter about the home life of each type of Indian, followed by two chapters relating their adventures." N.Y. times.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/587773> # The book of Indians
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "587773" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005727> ; # Indians of North America
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969907> ; # Indians of North America--Social life and customs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_conduct_of_life> ; # Indians of North America--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america> ; # INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969633> ; # Indians of North America
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_juvenile_literature> ; # Indians of North America--Juvenile literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/926650> ; # Fishing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_social_life_and_customs> ; # Indians of North America--Social life and customs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/964162> ; # Hunting
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/587773#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1935" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/162933698> ; # Holling Clancy Holling
    schema:datePublished "1935" ;
    schema:description ""Descriptive material and stories about types of Indians living in different kinds of country. The first chapter explains these divisions and tells why 'The Forest Indians, ' 'The People of the Plains, ' 'The People of the Desert' and 'The People of the Sea' were given these names. There is a chapter about the home life of each type of Indian, followed by two chapters relating their adventures." N.Y. times."@en ;
    schema:description "Something about Indians -- People of the forests and lakes -- Otter Tail goes hunting -- Flying Squirrel gathers bulrushes -- People of the plains -- Buffalo Calf and the great herd -- In the days of Rides Away Tinkling -- People of the deserts and mesas -- Little Turtle and the cliff dwellers -- What Corn Flower found -- People of the rivers and sea -- Raven and Whale Tooth hunt a whale -- Cedar Bough's bargain."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1758818> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Dust jackets (Binding)"@en ;
    schema:genre "Publishers' advertisements"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/163128923> ; # Lucille Webster Holling
    schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/162933698> ; # Holling Clancy Holling
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The book of Indians"@en ;
    schema:productID "587773" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/587773#PublicationEvent/new_york_platt_&_munk_co_1935> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Agent/platt_&_munk_co> ; # Platt & Munk Co.
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Organization/platt_&_munk_co> ; # Platt & Munk Co.
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/587773> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Agent/platt_&_munk_co> # Platt & Munk Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Platt & Munk Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america> # INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_conduct_of_life> # Indians of North America--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85065184> ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_juvenile_literature> # Indians of North America--Juvenile literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America--Juvenile literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1758818#Topic/indians_of_north_america_social_life_and_customs> # Indians of North America--Social life and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100221> ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America--Social life and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005727> # Indians of North America
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/926650> # Fishing
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fishing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/964162> # Hunting
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hunting"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969633> # Indians of North America
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969907> # Indians of North America--Social life and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85065384> ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America--Social life and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/162933698> # Holling Clancy Holling
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Holling" ;
    schema:givenName "Holling Clancy" ;
    schema:name "Holling Clancy Holling" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/163128923> # Lucille Webster Holling
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Holling" ;
    schema:givenName "Lucille Webster" ;
    schema:name "Lucille Webster Holling" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.