By James W. Cornett (Author) Discover how Indians of the desert Southwest used plants for tools, foods, baskets, weapons, medicines, ceremonies, preservatives, and building materials. Lavishly illustrated with both vintage black and white photos and full-page color photos. Written by biologist James W. Cornett, who served as Curator of Natural Science at the Palm Springs Desert Museum for nearly 30 years. ISBN-10: 0937794457 ISBN-13: 978-0937794456