Describes the lives and achievements of American Indians and discusses their contributions to the world.The Chippewa, who also invented SNOWSHOES, made the sleds from hardwood that they cut during the winter. They heated the ... 900 B.C.aA.D. 700) South American Andean; Mesoamerican cultures Tomato plants bear succulent, somewhat acidic fruit. The tomato, whose ... Most northern Europeans did not eat tomatoes and, in fact, thought they were poisonous. They called them ... Soon commercial breeding efforts began, and today many new varieties exist. Today the Unitedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of American Indian Contributions to the World|
|Author||:||Emory Dean Keoke, Kay Marie Porterfield|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2009-01-01|