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Full Wolf Moon: A Lunar Calendar of the Anishinabe
Full moons were named centuries ago by the Anishinabe people who lived in what today is the southeastern part of Canada and the northeastern part of the United States, west to beyond the Great Lakes. The tribes kept track of the seasons by giving each full moon of every month a distinct name. The names of each moon varied among the tribes, but overall, the names used by any given tribe celebrated, and reminded of, those parts of the annual cycle of life that were current when the full moons were manifest. Every month of each season marked a significant event in nature. Whether it was time to pick wild strawberries, fish the great lakes and streams, or harvest corn, the Anishinabe understood that their existence hinged on the sustainability, or renewal, of Earth’s resources. Th...
  $18.95
Date Added: Friday 29 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

Sweetwater Sea Saga (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-18-2; 6" x 9" by Virginia M. Soetebier A personal account of forty years of sailing upon Lake Superior, this small volume develops in the reader a rich appreciation of the surrounding land, history and people of the "unsalted sea." The author focuses on several favorite anchorages and at each reawakens the spirits of people who preceded her on the shores or islands, seeking shelter, sustenance, or wealth. Prehistoric peoples pit Isle Royale as they mine native copper; Ojibway campfires flicker in the woods; French voyageurs steal past on their way to fur trading posts. But there are also luxury yachts riding anchor in safe harbors, ore boats looming out of the fog, fierce storms and tragic shipwrecks. All contribute to the lore of the great l...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $14.95 $7.50

The Students Guide to London (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-80-9; 6" x 9" by Larry Lain and Jeff Griffin The Student's Guide to London is the first-ever guidebook for anyone thinking about studying in the city that probably attracts more students than any city in the world, and it is presented in an upbeat and witty manner that students will embrace. The Student's Guide to London is divided into two parts. Part I identifies the many rewards of study in a foreign country, and helps students choose, pay for, and benefit most from their program of study. Part II identifies the best places and experiences that London has to offer for students in all of the major academic disciplines.   PLEASE NOTE: Pre-owned books are not in new condition. Modest damage might include: wear, hits, scratches, folds, fading ...
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Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

John Tyler - A President of Many Firsts (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-81-6; 6" x 9" by Jane C. Walker John Tyler--A President of Many Firsts is a concise, lively, illustrated biography of the tenth President of the United States. Tyler was the first American president to have been born after the American Revolution, and his development took place in the national and political context of a young country seeking to define itself. States' sovereignty, the national bank, western expansion, slavery, and foreign relations were important issues of the times. Tyler, a man of principle, placed the interests of the nation before those of his own political party at a time when national growth and maturation were playing out. The first trade agreement between the United States and China and a treaty for the annexation of Texas were ...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $12.95

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