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Native America


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Sacagawea: American Pathfinder (Childhood of Famous Americans)
Sacagawea: American Pathfinder (Childhood of Famous Americans)
by Flora Warren Seymour
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Describes how Sacagawea found adventure guiding Lewis and Clark to the Oregon coast.... (read more)

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Native Plant Stories
Native Plant Stories
by Joseph Bruchac
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These mythical stories draw upon legends from eighteen Native American tribes and illustrate the importance of plant life in Native American traditions.... (read more)

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Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
by Joseph Bruchac
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In 1620 an English ship called the Mayflower landed on the shores inhabited by the Pokanoket, and it was Squanto who welcomed the newcomers and taught them how to survive. When a good harvest was gathered, the people feasted together--a tradition that... (read more)

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Storm Boy
Storm Boy
by Paul Owen Lewis
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After a violent seastorm, a Haida prince washes ashore in the supernatural realm of the strange and colossal killer whale people. There his spiritual journey begins. Powerful illustrations make stunning use of northwest coast Native American motifs to... (read more)

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From Abenaki to Zuni: A Dictionary of Native American Tribes
From Abenaki to Zuni: A Dictionary of Native American Tribes
by Evelyn Wolfson
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-- IRA Teachers' Choices, 1989 -- New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age, 1989 -- Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies, 1988 "Easy to use and thoughtful in its construction (it) invites browsing and serendipitous reading". -... (read more)

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Pocahontas: Young Peacemaker (Childhood of Famous Americans)
Pocahontas: Young Peacemaker (Childhood of Famous Americans)
by Leslie Gourse
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This is the story of the brave and kindhearted Native American princess who helped bring about trust and friendship between the English colonists and her tribespeople.... (read more)

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The Unbreakable Code
The Unbreakable Code
by Sara Hoagland Hunter
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John's mother is geting married and he has to leave the reservation. John's grandfather tells him he has the special unbreakable code to take with him. This story portrays the quiet pride of a Navajo code talker as he explains to his grandson how the... (read more)

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The Life and Death of Crazy Horse
The Life and Death of Crazy Horse
by Russell Freedman
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The heroic story of the Oglala Warrior who triumphed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.... (read more)

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Pueblo Storyteller
Pueblo Storyteller
by Dian Hoyt Goldsmith
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A young girl tells the story of her ancestors' traditions.... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Ancient Americas
Encyclopedia of Ancient Americas
by Jen Green
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Discover all about the everyday lives of early American peoples by investigating in turn the lost civilizations of the Aztec, Maya, and Inca peoples and the enduring Arctic and Native American Indian cultures of the North.... (read more)

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Stories on Stone: Rock Art Images from the Ancient Ones
Stories on Stone: Rock Art Images from the Ancient Ones
by Jennifer Owin Dewey
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"Stories on Stone introduces young readers (ages 7 and up) to the rich history and mystery of rock art in the Southwest. For this book, Dewey has produced original color drawings that vividly recreate the images painted and carved into rocks centuries... (read more)

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Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims (Scholastic Biography)
Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims (Scholastic Biography)
by Clyde Robert Bulla
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This biography for young readers tells of the adventurous life of the Wampanoag Indian who befriended the Pilgrims at Plymouth.... (read more)

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Native American Animal Stories (Myths and Legends)
Native American Animal Stories (Myths and Legends)
by Joseph Bruchac
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The Papago Indians of the American Southwest say butterflies were created to gladden the hearts of children and chase away thoughts of aging and death. How the Butterflies Came to Be is one of twenty-four Native American tales included in Native American... (read more)

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Crazy Horse's Vision
Crazy Horse's Vision
by Joseph Bruchac
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Coyote Speaks: Wonders of the Native American World
Coyote Speaks: Wonders of the Native American World
by Ari Berk
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A one-of-a-kind compilation of beliefs, stories, and cultural artifacts from Native American tribes. Coyote Speaks explains how to look at and appreciate Native American culture. For thousands of years, tribal ways and wisdom have been passed down... (read more)

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Kahtahah: A Tlingit Girl
Kahtahah: A Tlingit Girl
by Frances Paul
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This captivating true story of a Tlingit girl in Southeast Alaska in the 1800s was selected as one of the Smithsonian's Notable Books for Children for 1996.... (read more)

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A Salmon for Simon
A Salmon for Simon
by Betty Waterton
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When an eagle drops a salmon into a clam hole, young Simon must decide whether to take it home or let it go.... (read more)

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Dont Know Much About Sitting Bull
Dont Know Much About Sitting Bull
by Kenneth C Davis
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Chapter One A Boy Named Slow What was Sitting Bull like as a baby? When he was born, his name wasn't Sitting Bull. Like most Lakota, Sitting Bull had more than one name during his life. A name says who someone is, so when you do something important or... (read more)

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Art in History #1403: Native American Art
Art in History #1403: Native American Art
by Petra Press
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Introduce your intermediate and middle school readers to the origins of art. These colorful books offer large photographs and clear text to illustrate techniques, materials, key works, and their backgrounds. Step-by-step instructions are included for... (read more)

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Long Powwow Nights
Long Powwow Nights
by David Bouchard
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The Powwow is a time-honored Native American custom. It is a celebration of life and spirituality, a remembrance of traditions, uniting a people through dance and ritual. "Long Powwow Nights" takes you on a wonderful journey, honoring these mystical... (read more)

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