Otsing Pildid Maps YouTube Uudised Gmail Drive Kalender
Logi sisse
Raamatud Books
" A sight most horrible and disgusting broke upon us as we ascended a sand dune overhanging the little dell in which the pound was built. Within a circular fence 120 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced... "
The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art - Page 192
1860
Full view - About this book

North-west Territory: Reports of Progress; Together with a Preliminary and ...

Henry Youle Hind, Canada. Provincial Secretary's Office - 1859 - 201 lehte
...built. Within a circular fence 120 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed...together in all the forced attitudes of violent death. Some lay on their backs, with eyes starting from their heads, and tongue thrust out through clotted...
Full view - About this book

Narrative of the Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition of 1857 ..., 1. köide

Henry Youle Hind - 1860
...built. Within a circular fence 120 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed...together in all the forced attitudes of violent death. Some lay on their backs, with eyes starting from their heads, and tongue thrust out through clotted...
Full view - About this book

Curiosities of Savage Life, 1. köide

James Greenwood (the novelist.) - 1863
...built. Within a circular fence, 1 30 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed...in every conceivable position over two hundred dead buffaloes After the first 'run,' ten days before our arrival, the Indians had driven about three hundred...
Full view - About this book

Curiosities of Savage Life

James Greenwood - 1863 - 418 lehte
...built. Within a circular fence, 130 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed...in every conceivable position over two hundred dead buffaloes After the first 'run,' ten days before our arrival, the Indians had driven about three hundred...
Full view - About this book

Once a Week

Eneas Sweetland Dallas - 1869
...built. Within a circular fence, 120 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed in every conceivable position, over 200 dead buffalo. From old bulls to calves of three months old, animals of every age were huddled together...
Full view - About this book

Report of the National Museum, 2. köide

United States National Museum - 1889
...lay, tossed in every conceivable position, over two hundred dead buffalo. [The exact number was 240.] From old bulls to calves of three months' old, animals...together in all the forced attitudes of violent death. Some lay on their backs, with eyes starting from their heads and tongue thrust out through clotted...
Full view - About this book

Annual Report, 2. osa

Smithsonian Institution - 1889
...over two hundred dead buffalo. [The exact number was 240.] From old bulls to calves of three mouths' old, animals of every age were huddled together in all the forced attitudes of violent death. Some lay on their backs, with eyes starting from their heads and tongue thrust out through clotted...
Full view - About this book

The Ecological Indian: Myth and History

Shepard Krech - 1999 - 318 lehte
...the putrifying bodies." Hind saw the abandoned pound in which more than two hundred bison of all ages were "huddled together in all the forced attitudes of violent death." The Cree had stripped the cows of their flesh, and hung it on stages to dry in the sun, but had not butchered...
Limited preview - About this book

Canadian Exploration Literature

Germaine Warkentin - 2006 - 599 lehte
...built. Within a circular fence 120 feet broad, constructed of the trunks of trees, laced with withes" together, and braced by outside supports, lay tossed...buffalo. From old bulls to calves of three months old, 555 animals of every age were huddled together in all the forced attitudes of violent death. Some lay...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF