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Primitive technology : a book of earth skills / from the Society of Primitive Technology ; edited by David Wescott.

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Summary:

"Primitive Technology: A Book of earth Skills is a sharing of ideas - the philosophies, the history, and the personal stories by the authorities on primitive technology from the pages of The Bulletin of Primitive Technology. Included are instructions for creating fire and tools of wood, stone, and bone, as well as fiber adhesives, projectiles, art, and music."--Back cover.
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Lake County Main Library - Lakeview 930.1 PRIMITIVE (Text) 37620000943433 New Adult Book None 05/08/2020 Checked out 07/23/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 0879059117
  • ISBN: 9780879059118
  • Physical Description: 248 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah : Gibbs Smith Publisher, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Selection of articles from the Bulletin of primitive technology, issues 1-10.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Primitive technology -- Fire -- Where we begin -- Bone, stone & wood - Basic elements -- Fibers -- Holding the world together -- Projectiles -- Power from the human hand -- Art & Music -- Discipline and meaning -- appendix.
Summary, etc.:
"Primitive Technology: A Book of earth Skills is a sharing of ideas - the philosophies, the history, and the personal stories by the authorities on primitive technology from the pages of The Bulletin of Primitive Technology. Included are instructions for creating fire and tools of wood, stone, and bone, as well as fiber adhesives, projectiles, art, and music."--Back cover.
Subject: Industries, Prehistoric.
Archaeology > Experiments.
Archaeology > Methodology.

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