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The Navajo (True Books: American Indians)

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Publisher Comments:

Follow the journey of the Navajo from northern Canada to the deserts of the southwest United States hundreds of years ago. Learn how they adapted to their new environment. American Indian True Books explore the past, present, and future of the great Native American tribes. Information on location, migration, religion, customs, foods, family, and housing is included. These books also explore how tribes have adapted to the modern ways of life over the last century, and how they have incorporated that into their traditional customs.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index.

Synopsis:

True Books are an indispensable addition to any collection. Each book guides readers through the facts that nurture their need to know.<P>The 2002 summer movie Windtalkers celebrated their role as WWII code talkers! Here's your chance to learn more about the Navajos — how they adapted to their move from northern Canada to the deserts of the southwestern United States, the legend behind their spectacular weaving, and how they built their hogans.

Table of Contents

Origins — New home — Navajo families — Hozho — Navajo and the United States — Navajo reservation — Find out more — Important words.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780516269887
Author:
Santella, Andrew
Author:
Stewart, Melissa
Publisher:
Children's Press(CT)
Location:
New York
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
Navajo Indians
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
New True Books: American Indians (Paperback)
Series Volume:
2347
Publication Date:
20030331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Elementary and junior high
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
47
Dimensions:
8.37x7.12x.11 in. .25 lbs.
Age Level:
08-10

Related Subjects

Children's » Native American » Tribes
Children's » Nonfiction » Native America

The Navajo (True Books: American Indians)
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Product details 47 pages Children's Press (CT) - English 9780516269887 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index.
"Synopsis" by , True Books are an indispensable addition to any collection. Each book guides readers through the facts that nurture their need to know.<P>The 2002 summer movie Windtalkers celebrated their role as WWII code talkers! Here's your chance to learn more about the Navajos — how they adapted to their move from northern Canada to the deserts of the southwestern United States, the legend behind their spectacular weaving, and how they built their hogans.
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