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Sioux by Lorraine Harrison

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Dakota Indians,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Indians of North America

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The history of the Sioux people is deeply connected to the history of the United States as a whole. Some of the most well-known conflicts between the U.S. military and Native Americans including the Battle of the Little Bighorn involved members of the Sioux tribe. These conflicts are only part of the rich history of the Sioux. Readers discover that history through engaging text, historical images, and colorful photographs. Readers also learn important information about contemporary Sioux. The story of the Sioux in the past and present provides a fresh take on common social studies curriculum topics. Black and White Photographs, Detailed Table of Contents, Full-color photographs, Glossary, Index, bilingual text and close photo-text correlation, Web Sites.

Edition Notes

StatementLorraine Harrison
SeriesSpotlight on Native Americans, Spotlight on Native Americans
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27215591M
ISBN 101508141630
ISBN 109781508141631

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