Early Uses of California Plants

Early Uses of California Plants

by Edward K. Balls
     
 

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Information from many sources has been compiled here to present the most important uses of plants by early inhabitants of California, as well as methods of preparing the plants for use. The Indian method of leaching acorn meal so it could be eaten, the medicinal value of Yerba Mansa, the use of other plants for making baskets, rope, and clothing, are some of the

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Information from many sources has been compiled here to present the most important uses of plants by early inhabitants of California, as well as methods of preparing the plants for use. The Indian method of leaching acorn meal so it could be eaten, the medicinal value of Yerba Mansa, the use of other plants for making baskets, rope, and clothing, are some of the subjects treated.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520000728
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
10/01/1962
Series:
California Natural History Guides Series
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
4.75(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.25(d)

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