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Sneve, Virginia Driving Hawk

Overview
Works: 48 works in 146 publications in 1 language and 15,398 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Poetry  Quotations  Biography  Short stories  Legends 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.S679, 973.04975
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
 
Most widely held works by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
Dancing teepees : poems of American Indian youth by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems from the oral tradition of Native Americans
The Navajos by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the history, culture, and ways of life of the Navajo Indians
The Sioux by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies the different tribes of the Sioux Indians and discusses their beliefs and traditional way of life
The Seminoles by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, lifestyle, customs, and current situation of the Seminoles
The Cherokees by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, culture, and present situation of the Cherokees
Standing Bear of the Ponca by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Ages 8 and upImagine having to argue in court that you are a person. Yet this is just what Standing Bear, of the Ponca Indian tribe, did in Omaha in 1879. And because of this trial, the law finally said that an Indian was indeed a person, with rights just like any other American. Standing Bear of the Ponca tells the story of this historic leader, from his childhood education in the ways and traditions of his people to his trials and triumphs as chief of the Bear Clan of the Ponca tribe. Most harrowing is the winter trek on which Standing Bear led his disp
Grandpa was a cowboy & an Indian and other stories by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen short stories by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
High Elk's treasure by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to locate a valuable filly lost during a storm, thirteen-year-old Joe High Elk discovers an object of historical importance
The Apaches by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the social structure, daily life, religion, government relations, and history of the Apache people
The Hopis by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history and traditions of the Hopi Indians, with sections on such topics as villages, food, ceremonies, and the roles of men, women, and children
The Cheyennes by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the social life and customs and history of the Cheyenne Indians
The Iroquois by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the creation myth of the Iroquois and describes their history, beliefs, daily way of life, and their situation today
The Nez Perce by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the customs and beliefs of the Nez Percé, including their creation myth, and the tribe's history, including Chief Joseph
Enduring wisdom : sayings from Native Americans( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of quotations from American Indians throughout the continent dated from the earliest contact with Europeans to contemporary tribal persons
Completing the circle by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve here tells her own story and the story of her family. Also an expert quilter, she recalls her grandmother, Flora Driving Hawk, who taught her how storytelling enthralls and how a quilt can represent all that holds a family together. Completing the Circle demonstrates the same patience and attention to detail that Sneve lavishes on her quiltmaking. A quilt should be handed down for generations as a visible sign of love and tradition; this book has the same goal. It includes stories told by and about Flora Driving Hawk, about Sneve's great-grandmother, Hannah Howe Frazier, and about still elder ancestors, Maggie Frazier, Pejutaokawin the medicine woman, and the extraordinary Hazzodowin
Lana's Lakota moons by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousins Lori and Lana, Lakota Indians who have a close but competitive relationship, learn about their heritage and culture throughout the year, and when a Laotian-Hmong girl comes to their school, they make friends with her and "adopt" her as one of their own
Bad River boys : a meeting of the Lakota Sioux with Lewis and Clark by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young Dakota Indians encounters members of the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Jimmy Yellow Hawk by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unhappy with his nickname, a young Sioux tries to prove he is grown up and deserves a new name
When Thunders spoke by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fifteen-year-old Sioux finds a sacred stick, unusual things begin to happen to his family
Betrayed by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the events of the Santee Indian raid on the Lake Shetek, Minnesota, settlement and the subsequent fate of the captives
 
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Dancing teepees : poems of American Indian youth
Covers
The NavajosThe SiouxThe SeminolesThe CherokeesGrandpa was a cowboy & an Indian and other storiesHigh Elk's treasureThe ApachesThe Hopis
Alternative Names
Driving Hawk Sneve, Virginia 1933-

Hawk Sneve, Virginia Driving 1933-

Hawk, Virginia Driving 1933-

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Languages
English (100)