Indian Uses of Desert Plants
The deserts of the Southwest- Great Basin, Mojave, Sonoran and Chihuahaun contain a multitude of plant life that enabled Native Americans to live for thousands of years off the land. Food, medicines, weapons, baskets, clothing, tools and shelter were among the various uses. This book contains the significance of 22 different plants that were used prior to A.D. 1800. Excellent photography and descriptions.