Tipis and Yurts: Authentic Designs for Circular Shelters

Tipis and Yurts: Authentic Designs for Circular Shelters

by Blue Evening Star, Leslie Dierks
     
 
If you've ever considered changing your lifestyle, or if you just want a unique portable shelter for outdoor camping, then this book is for you. In it you'll find clear instructions and easy-to-follow diagrams describing how to construct a tipi similar to those inhabited by American Plains Indians and a yurt derived from the traditional Mongolian design.

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Overview

If you've ever considered changing your lifestyle, or if you just want a unique portable shelter for outdoor camping, then this book is for you. In it you'll find clear instructions and easy-to-follow diagrams describing how to construct a tipi similar to those inhabited by American Plains Indians and a yurt derived from the traditional Mongolian design.

Stunning photographs shot amid Arizona's cathedral rock formations show you how to assemble both structures. Even if you don't plan to build a tipi or yurt, you'll enjoy the historical anecdotes, amazing photography, and fascinating suggestions for customizing your own shelter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780937274880
Publisher:
Lark Books NC
Publication date:
10/28/1995
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.28(h) x 0.57(d)

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