Native American Gardening: Stories, Projects, and Recipes for Families

Native American Gardening: Stories, Projects, and Recipes for Families

by Michael J. Caduto, Joseph Bruchac
     
 


Readers will learn about the relationships between people and the gardens of Earth, seed preservation, Native diets and meals, natural pest control, and the importance of the Circle of Life.See more details below

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Readers will learn about the relationships between people and the gardens of Earth, seed preservation, Native diets and meals, natural pest control, and the importance of the Circle of Life.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
The revised edition of the Louise Beebe Wilder's 1932 classic, The Fragrant Path: A Book About Sweet Scented Flowers and Leaves, due out in May from Hartley & Marks (P.O. Box 147, Point Roberts, Wash. 98281), is updated to include modern flower varieties and gardening techniques. The essence of the volume remains Wilder's personal reflections and her expressed delight in the "precious kind of charm" provided by "a garden full of sweet odours." Illustrated with b&w woodcuts. ($14.95 paper 258p ISBN 0-88179-125-3) Stories about the cycle of life illuminate learning activities in Native American Gardening: Stories, Projects and Recipes for Families by noted storytellers Michael J. Caduto and Joseph Bruchac. Using tribal tales from across the country as inspiration, the authors provide practical information about seed preservation, planting and maintaining the garden, reaping and cooking the harvest. The Fulcrum title is due in May. ($15.95 paper 176p ISBN 1-55591-148-X)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555911485
Publisher:
Fulcrum Publishing
Publication date:
03/22/1996
Series:
Keepers of the Earth Series
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
738,310
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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