Buckskins, Blades and Biscuits

Buckskins, Blades and Biscuits

by Allen Kent Johnston, Allen K. Johnston
     
 

The author weaves historical information in with the "how tos" for creating costumes. The book is complemented with sketches and many pictures to accent detail and illustrate the various pieces. The food section starts with basics of fire building and coaches the reader on through an abundance of recipes from pumpkin shortbread and pemmican to turtle

Overview

The author weaves historical information in with the "how tos" for creating costumes. The book is complemented with sketches and many pictures to accent detail and illustrate the various pieces. The food section starts with basics of fire building and coaches the reader on through an abundance of recipes from pumpkin shortbread and pemmican to turtle soup, and jerky - campfire/homefire cuisine at its finest. If you are interested in history, humor, outdoor life, and good food you will truly enjoy Allen Kent Johnston's wit and knowledge as he guides you through some of the finer points of pioneer life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780888393630
Publisher:
Hancock House Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/1995
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.55(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.55(d)

Meet the Author

Allen kent Johnston passed away on October 9, 1993. He was an avid outdoorsman and took part in scouting, shooting and hunting. Mr. Johnston was a skilled leather and woodworking cratsman. He was also a keen armchair historian. According to his wife Phylis, Kent's only comment to the reader would be "Enjoy".

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