African Art and Culture (World Art and Culture)

4 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
9780739866061: African Art and Culture (World Art and Culture)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:

Looks at the art of Africa including pottery, baskets, and wood carving and explains what we can learn about the culture of Africa while examining these art forms.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Jane Bingham is a Heinemann-Raintree author.

From Booklist:

Reviewed with Marian Broida's Projects about Colonial Life.

Gr. 3-5. The new Hands-On History series fits the bill both for teachers wanting to liven up American history units and for creative kids entranced by yesteryear. Don't be put off by the slightly washed-out illustrations on the book covers; the material inside is much slicker, and there are plenty of full-color diagrams, photos, and illustrations. Each title features about 10 simple, satisfying projects, divided into three main sections: northern, middle, and southern colonies in Colonial Life; "Ancient Pueblo People," "The Navajo," and "The Hopi and Zuni" in American Indians. Most of the activities are introduced with a lively you-are-there narrative, so readers can readily imagine themselves in another time and place as they tackle projects such as preparing hasty pudding, making a quill pen, sculpting Zuni-style fetishes, or learning bits of the Navajo code used in World War II. A glossary, further readings, and Internet resources round out each volume. Jennifer Mattson
Copyright © American Library Association. All rights reserved

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 32.86
US$ 168.01

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781410921055: African Art & Culture (World Art and Culture)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1410921050 ISBN 13:  9781410921055
Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree, 2005

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Jane Bingham
Published by Heinemann/Raintree (2003)
ISBN 10: 0739866060 ISBN 13: 9780739866061
New Quantity Available: 1
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Heinemann/Raintree, 2003. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0739866060

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 168.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds