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People of the Owl

Author: Kathleen O'Neal Gear; W Michael Gear
Publisher: New York Forge 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Four thousand years ago, a young boy is thrust into manhood long before he is ready after his heroic brother is killed and his become the leader of America's first city.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen O'Neal Gear; W Michael Gear
ISBN: 0812589831 9780812589832
OCLC Number: 608967341
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Map on lining papers.
Description: 609 pages illustrations, maps 18 cm.
Responsibility: Kathleen O'Neal Gear and W. Michael Gear.

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The vast earthen mound of Poverty Point, Lousiana, dates back some 3500 years. Kathleen and Michael Gear tell the story of the people who inhabited the site when it was the hub of a huge trading  Read more...

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"Propelled by the Gears' spry storytelling, this sturdy epic skillfully navigates the ancient swamplands of Louisiana, with their lapping brown waters, hanging vines and brooding skies." - Publishers Read more...

 
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