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The Hopi (True Books: American Indians)

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The Hopi takes readers back almost 1,000 years to the dusty desert of northeast Arizona. Descriptions of the tribe's villages, chiefs, and farming practices are included. 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.

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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>Journey back almost 1,000 years to the dusty desert home of the Hopi Indians. Lively text and sidebars provide vivid descriptions of the tribe's villages, chiefs, homes, and culture, their colorful pottery and kachina dolls — plus a portrait of Olympic Gold Medal — winner Louis Tewanima!

Table of Contents

Living in the desert — Praying for rain — Farming — Family life — Arrival of outsiders — Hopi today — Find out more — Important words.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780516269870
Author:
Santella, Andrew
Publisher:
Children's Press(CT)
Location:
New York
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
Hopi Indians
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Arizona.
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Copyright:
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:
8.36x7.10x.11 in. .24 lbs.
Age Level:
08-10

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"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>Journey back almost 1,000 years to the dusty desert home of the Hopi Indians. Lively text and sidebars provide vivid descriptions of the tribe's villages, chiefs, homes, and culture, their colorful pottery and kachina dolls — plus a portrait of Olympic Gold Medal — winner Louis Tewanima!
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