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Indian captive, the story of Mary Jemison

Author: Lois Lenski
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this classic frontier adventure, Lois Lenski reconstructs the real life story of Mary Jemison, who was captured in a raid as a young girl and raised amongst the Seneca Indians. Meticulously researched and illustrated with many detailed drawings, this novel offers an exceptionally vivid and personal portrait of Native American life and customs.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Mary Jemison; Mary Jemison; Mary Jemison; Mary Jemison
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lenski
ISBN: 039730076X 9780397300761 9780397300723 0397300727
OCLC Number: 319002671
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1942.
Description: xvi, 298 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Lois Lenski.

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In this classic frontier adventure, Lois Lenski reconstructs the real life story of Mary Jemison, who was captured in a raid as a young girl and raised amongst the Seneca Indians. Meticulously researched and illustrated with many detailed drawings, this novel offers an exceptionally vivid and personal portrait of Native American life and customs.

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