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Bell, Samantha

Summary: "The Southwest region covers the dry, inland areas of what are now Arizona, New Mexico, and southwest Texas. Traditional Stories of the Southwest Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Navajo, Zuni, and Apache. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set Native America 398.208 Bell 2018

Bell, Samantha

Summary: The California region covers the coastal and inland areas of what is now the state of California. Traditional Stories of the California Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Maidu, Chumash, and Hupa. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. -- Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set Native America 398.208 Bell 2018

Yasuda, Anita

Summary: "The Northwest Coast region covers the strip of land along the Pacific coast of Canada and the northern United States. Traditional Stories of the Northwest Coast Nationsfeatures stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Haida, Quileute, and Lummi. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Mooney, Carla

Summary: "The Great Basin and Plateau region covers a vast inland area of the western United States and Canada. Traditional Stories of the Great Basin and Plateau Nationsfeatures stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Nez Percé, Yakama, and Paiute. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: J Set Native America 398.208 Mooney 2018

Yasuda, Anita

Summary: The Northeast region stretches from the Great Lakes to the eastern coast of Canada and the United States. Traditional Stories of the Northeast Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Haudenosaunee, Ojibwe, and Mi'kmaq. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Gibson, Karen Bush.

Summary: Examines the history and culture of Native Americans, with activities ranging from deciphering Navajo codes from World War II to making jerky.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zephyr 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.004 GIB

Cohlene, Terri

Summary: Retells the Cherokee legend in which Dancing Drum tries to make Grandmother Sun smile on the People again. Also describes the history, culture, and fate of the Cherokee Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watermill Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 COH

Treuer, Anton

Summary: A "book of questions and answers for Native and non-Native young readers alike. Ranging from 'Why is there such a fuss about nonnative people wearing Indian costumes for Halloween?' to 'Why is it called a traditional Indian fry bread taco?' to 'What's it like for Natives who don't look Native?' to 'Why are Indians so often imagined rather than understood?' and beyond, [this book] does exactly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Levine Querido 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 970.004 TRE

McNeese, Tim

Summary: For thousands of years, before the arrival of Christopher Columbus and the Europeans, the vast American landscape was home to millions of Native Americans, whose ancestors still remain on the land today. They formed a wide variety of regional cultures, dotting the unspoiled environs stretching from the stark, red rock formations of the Southwest to the thick forestlands of the Northeast....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Publishing Group 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.004 MCN
1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 970.004 MCN

Clare, John D.

Summary: Find out about these intriguing cultures that flourished for hundreds of year before the arrival of the white man.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 970.004 CLA

Summary: Learn about Native American people, their transportation, what they did for a living, their home, and their ceremonies and rituals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 970.004 NAT

Yasuda, Anita

Summary: Packed with fascinating stories about the America's first peoples, this children?s activity book uses humor and hands-on projects to outline Native Americans ways of life, beliefs, festivals, technology, and arts and crafts. The projects and games, which encourage children to investigate the culture of Native Americans and how they learned to survive, built thriving communities, and interacted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nomad Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.0497 YAS

Mikoley, Kate

Summary: This book explores the meaning, history, and purpose behind several Native American ceremonies and celebrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.004 MIK

Shoulders, Michael.

Summary: "Readers get an A-Z introduction to the customs and cultures of the first people inhabiting the Americas. Topics include Bison, teepees, Kachinas, and dugout canoes inhabiting the Americas"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 970.004 Shoulders

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SHO

Naber, Therese

Summary: "Introduces the main native nations of the California area, including the Hupa, Yurok, Pomo, Pit River, Miwok, Yokuts, Chumash, Cahuilla, and Luiseno nations. The nations' historical significance, cultural highlights, and contemporary life are all examined through respectful text and well-chosen photos. Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative sidebars, detailed maps, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 979.4 NAB

Broker, Ignatia.

Summary: In the accounts of the lives of several generations of Ojibway people in Minnesota is much information about their history and culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minnesota Historical Society Press 1983

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.08997 BRO

Schonberg, Marcia.

Summary: Discusses the traditions, clothing, food, tools, and current status of the different tribes of Native Americans who made their home in what became the state of Michigan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2004

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.1 SCH

Krasner, Barbara

Summary: "Introduces the main native nations of the northeastern United States, including the Abenaki, Haudenosaunee, Lenape, Nattagansett, Ojibwe, Pequot, Powhatan, and Wampanoag nations. The nations' historical significance, cultural highlights, and contemporary life are all examined through respectful text and well-chosen photos. Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974 KRA

Powell, Marie

Summary: "The Arctic and Subarctic region stretches across Alaska and northern Canada. Traditional Stories of the Arctic and Subarctic Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Inuit, Iñupiat, and Woodland Cree. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Sets Native America 398.208 Powell 2018

Mooney, Carla

Summary: "The Southeast region covers the coastal and inland areas of the American South. Traditional Stories of the Southeast Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Choctaw, Natchez, and Cherokee. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject." -- Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set Native America 398.208 Mooney 2018

Powell, Marie

Summary: "Introduces the main native nations of the arctic and subarctic regions, including the Inuit, Yup'ik, Unangan, Northern Athabaskan, Innu, Cree, Ojibwe, and Atikamekw nations. The nations' historical significance, cultural highlights, and contemporary life are all examined through respectful text and well-chosen photos. Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative sidebars,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970 POW

Hewitt, Sally.

Summary: Describes the traditional way of life of the Indians of the Great Plains. Includes activities in which common items represent what the Indians used, such as making a buffalo skin tipi out of brown paper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 1996

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 978 HEW

Noble, David Grant.

Summary: Surveys the history, culture, and lifestyles of the ancient Indians of the Southwest through 101 questions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Southwest Parks and Monuments Association 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 979.004 Noble

Cohlene, Terri

Summary: Retells the legend of Clamshell Boy, who rescues a captured group of children from the dreaded wild woman Ishcus. Includes information on the customs and lifestyle of the Makah Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watermill Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 COH

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