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American Indians

Author: Frederick Starr; D.C. Heath and Company.; Norwood Press.; J.S. Cushing & Co.; Berwick & Smith.
Publisher: Boston : D.C. Heath & Co., 1899, ©1898
Series: Ethno-geographic reader, no. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Starr, Frederick, 1858-1933.
American Indians.
Boston : D.C. Heath & Co., 1899, ©1898 (Norwood, Mass. : Norwood Press ; J.S. Cushing & Co. : Berwick & Smith)
(OCoLC)609245066
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Starr; D.C. Heath and Company.; Norwood Press.; J.S. Cushing & Co.; Berwick & Smith.
OCLC Number: 3102892
Notes: With the exception of chapters XXXI and XXXII, the work is devoted to Indians north of Mexico.
"This book about American Indians is intended as a reading book for boys and girls in school"--Preface.
Description: x, 227 pages, [2] folded leaves of plates : illustrations, color maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: Some general facts about Indians --
Houses --
Dress --
The baby and child --
Stories of Indians --
War --
Hunting and fishing --
The Camp-fire --
Sign language on the plains --
Picture writing --
Money --
Medicine men and secret societies --
Dances and ceremonials --
Burial and graves --
Mounds and their builders --
The Algonkins --
The Six Nations --
Story of Mary Jemison --
The Creeks --
The Pani --
The Cherokees --
George Catlin and his work --
The Sun Dance --
The Pueblos --
The Snake Dance --
Cliff dwellings and the ruins of the Southwest --
Tribes of the Northwest Coast --
Some Raven stories --
Totem posts --
Indians of California --
The Aztecs --
The Mayas and the ruined cities of Yucatan and Central America.
Series Title: Ethno-geographic reader, no. 2.
Responsibility: by Frederick Starr.

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