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Everyone knows that moccasins, canoes and toboggans were invented by the Aboriginal people of North America, but did you know that they also developed their own sign language, as well as syringe needles, a secret ingredient in soda pop, and other clever inventions and innovations which are still in use today? Explore the creativity of these people in this information-packed and superbly illustrated book.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 43) and index.
|Statement||Rocky Landon ; with David MacDonald|
|Series||We thought of it|
|Contributions||MacDonald, David, 1961-|
|LC Classifications||E98.S43 L35 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
|ISBN 10||1554511542, 1554511550|
|ISBN 10||9781554511549, 9781554511556|
|LC Control Number||2011488141|
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