Longhouse (Native American Homes)

by Lcynthia Breslin Beres

Publisher: Rourke Publishing

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • House & Home

Edition Notes

ContributionsKimberly L. Dawson Kurnizki (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9330462M
ISBN 10158952831X
ISBN 109781589528314

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In addition, we publish poetry and feature these works on our web-site. Joseph Bruchac is a highly acclaimed children's book author, poet, novelist and storyteller, as well as a scholar of Native American culture.

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