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Songs from the Loom: A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave (We Are Still Here)

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"Roessel shares his heritage with readers by describing how his mother taught his daughter how to work a loom. From the shearing of the sheep to the weaving itself, traditions, stories, and lively, full-color photographs bring the activities to life."

Synopsis:

In this unique series, Native American authors examine their cultural traditions, from Navajo rug weaving in the Southwest to wild rice gathering in northern Minnesota. Each book describes these customs as they are seen through the eyes of the participants and discusses how Native American people maintain their cultural identities in contemporary society.

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ISBN:
9780822597124
Author:
Roessel, Monty
Author:
Roessel, Monty
Publisher:
Lerner Publications
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sociology
Subject:
Nonfiction
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Social Studies - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Navajo Indians
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Arizona.
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Copyright:
Series:
We Are Still Here
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8.10x9.28x.17 in. .35 lbs.
Age Level:
08-11

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"Synopsis" by , In this unique series, Native American authors examine their cultural traditions, from Navajo rug weaving in the Southwest to wild rice gathering in northern Minnesota. Each book describes these customs as they are seen through the eyes of the participants and discusses how Native American people maintain their cultural identities in contemporary society.
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