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References cited in NativeTech's Cattail & Grasses articles:

Densmore, Frances
1974 How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine and Crafts.

New York: Dover Publications, Inc.
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Heath, Dwight B., ed.
1986 Mourt's Relation: A Journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth.

Cambridge: Applewood books. (First published in 1622).
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Jennings, Francis
1976 The Invasion of America: Indians, Colonialism, and the Cant of Conquest.

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
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Jennings, Jesse D.
1989 The Prehsitory of North America.

Mountain View, CA: Mayfield Publishing Company.

Miles, Charles
1963 Indian & Eskimo Artifacts of North America.

New York: Bonanza Books.

Ritzenthaler, Robert E. and Pat Ritzenthaler
1970 The Woodland Indians of the Western Great Lakes.

Garden City, NY: Natural History Press.
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Turnbaugh, William A. and Sarah P. Turnbaugh
1986 Indian Baskets.

West Chester PA: Schiffer Publishing Company.
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Whiteford, Andrew H. and Nora Rogers
1994 Woven Mats of the Western Great Lakes. In American Indian Art.

Vol. 19 No. 4, Autumn 1994. Scottsdale, AZ: American Indian Art, Inc.

Wilbur, C. Keith
1990 Indian Handcrafts; How to Craft Dozens of Practical Objects Using Traditional Indian Techniques.

Chester, CT: Globe Pequot Press.
... has simple instructions for making an eastern Woodlands dug-out canoe using some 'modern conveniences'
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Williams, Roger
1973 Key into the Language of America.

J.J. Teunissen and E.J. Hinz, ed.s. Detroit: Wayne State University Press. (First printed 1643).
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Wood, William
1977 New England's Prospect.

London, England: 1634. Ed. Alden T. Vaughn. Amherst, Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press.

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Mary L. Stahl Amy Ruedinger (Illustrator)
Weaving Wildly: Mats & Baskets the Choctaw Way

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