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The Navajo

Author: Lana T Griffin; Tommy J Nockideneh
Publisher: Austin, TX : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 2000.
Series: Indian nations (Austin, Tex.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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This book provides children with an overview of the many-faceted lives of the Navajo. The text begins with the Navajo creation story passed on from generation to generation, and continues with the historical background (including the Long Walk), clothing, arts and crafts, religion, language, family life, government, and contemporary life of the tribe. Noteworthy Navajo contributions include the work of the Code  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lana T Griffin; Tommy J Nockideneh
ISBN: 0817254633 9780817254636
OCLC Number: 39765297
Notes: "A Rivilo book."
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Indian nations (Austin, Tex.)
Responsibility: Lana T. Griffin and Tommy J. Nockideneh.

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This book provides children with an overview of the many-faceted lives of the Navajo. The text begins with the Navajo creation story passed on from generation to generation, and continues with the historical background (including the Long Walk), clothing, arts and crafts, religion, language, family life, government, and contemporary life of the tribe. Noteworthy Navajo contributions include the work of the Code Talkers during World War II and intricately handcrafted jewelry and patterned rugs. A recipe for a typical Navajo dish and a traditional prayer appear in the backmatter.

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