Potlatch: A Tsimshian Celebration, hardcover ed

$0.00

Potlatch: A Tsimshian Celebration is a colourful photo-essay about a 13-year-old Tsimshian boy and his father's home community, Metlakatla, Alaska as they participate in a Potlatch. David Boxley spends the summer with his father in the community where his father grew up. A brief history of the Tsimshian of the Northwest Coast explains their geographic location and culture. An important ceremony known as the Potlatch commemorates important events such as the death of a chief and the inheritance of the replacement chief.

Price: $0.00

Iroquois, The (A First Americans Book) OUT OF PRINT

$0.00

OUT OF PRINT The Iroquois, part of A First American Book series, written by Lakota Sioux author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve presents an overview of this specific Native American Nation's culture and history for elementary students. The picture book begins with a brief version of the Iroquois creation story. The next section describes the formation of the Five Nations Confederacy or Great Law of Peace. The Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Oneida, and Seneca Nations joined together in the spirit of peace brought by the Peacemaker and Hiawatha.

Price: $0.00

Navajos, The (A First American Book) OUT OF PRINT

$0.00

OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher The Navajos, part of A First American Book series, written by Lakota Sioux author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve presents an overview of this specific Native American Nation's culture and history for elementary students. The picture book begins with a brief version of the Navajo creation story. The next section describes the original homeland and language family of the Navajo or Dineh. These Athabaskan-speakers are related to Northern peoples but they live in New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah.

Price: $0.00

Sioux, The (A First Americans Book) OUT OF PRINT

$0.00

The Sioux, part of A First American Book series, written by Lakota Sioux author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve presents an overview of this specific Native American Nation's culture and history for elementary students. The picture book begins with a brief version of the Sioux creation story. The next section covers the migration of the Sioux from the wooded region of Minnesota to the Plains region where Sioux cultural life underwent a change. In addition the Sioux people divided into two tribal groups, the Dakota and Lakota.

Price: $0.00

Apache Rodeo OUT OF PRINT

$0.00

OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher Apache Rodeo is a colourful photo-essay about one 10-year-old White Mountain Apache girl and her family who all participate in the annual White Mountain Fair and Rodeo on the Whiteriver Reservation in Arizona. As a grade five student Felicitia La Rose takes the reader on a tour of her community and explains how her family continues to maintain their cultural heritage in ceremonies and the rodeo. The girl begins by introducing herself, explaining her Apache name, and briefly outlining her community's history and culture.

Price: $0.00

Pages