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Making fire / Stephen Blake, David M. Welch
Bib ID 3799514
Format BookBook
Author
Blake, Stephen (Stephen Maurice), 1959-
 
Description Virginia, N. T. : David M. Welch, 2006 
105 p. : col. ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780977503513
Series

Australian Aboriginal culture series ; no. 2.

Summary

Stephen Blake demonstrates four ways of making fire, rubbing two stickstogether using the hand drill, bow drill, fire saw and fire plough. Shown here without using modern tools, it is possible to use crude pieces of rock to fashion fire sticks and form these to make fire.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 98-99.

Subjects Firemaking.  |  Firemaking -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Fire use.  |  Campfires  |  Technology - Wood - Fire sticks.  |  Technology - Fire - Fire making.
Other authors/contributors Welch, David M. (Maxwell), 1955-
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Making fire : an essential survival guide

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