Carving a totem pole

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H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
1996.
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1st American ed.
Language:
English
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Long before their history was written, the Nisga'a and other people of North America used totem poles to teach about the past. It was important for children to learn their cultural history, all the way back to mythical times. Vickie Jensen takes us behind the scenes into the carving shed as she describes the various steps that go into carving and raising a totem pole. Photos."
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9780805037548
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- British Columbia. -- Rites and ceremonies, Niska Indians -- Rites and ceremonies, Niska wood-carving -- British Columbia, Totem poles, Totem poles -- British Columbia
title_display Carving a totem pole
title_full Carving a totem pole / text and photographs by Vickie Jensen ; foreword by Norman Tail
title_short Carving a totem pole
topic_facet Indians of North America, Niska Indians, Niska wood-carving, Rites and ceremonies, Totem poles