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Review:

Though "fun and excitement" — as Blue Clark (Muscogee/Creek) puts it in his foreword to "The Native American Experience" — isn't what came to mind as I leafed through this catalog of woe, nonetheless it's fascinating to examine the book's 30 replicas of historic documents. Among them are the 1684 deed making what is now Queens City, N.Y., a "free gift" from chief Munagoab to Thomas Townsend of Oyster... Washington Post Book Review (read the entire Washington Post review)

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With modern and historic images, innovative page layouts, and compelling first-person accounts, this work offers an eye-opening look at the richness and variety of North American tribes, and a moving account of the European conquest.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756640927
Author:
King, David C.
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Consultant:
Whiteley, Peter M.
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Subject:
History - Other
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
History
Subject:
Indians of North America -- History.
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
191
Dimensions:
11.23x8.90x.93 in. 2.30 lbs.
Age Level:
08-17

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"Synopsis" by , With modern and historic images, innovative page layouts, and compelling first-person accounts, this work offers an eye-opening look at the richness and variety of North American tribes, and a moving account of the European conquest.
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