Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Smithsonian Books On Sale: March 17, 1983 Price: $32.95
The bark canoes of the North American Indians, particularly those of birchbark, were among the most highly developed manually propelled primitive watercraft. They could be used to carry heavy loads in shallow streams but were light enough to be hauled long distances over land. Built with Stone Age tools from available...
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