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Sequoyah : inventor of the Cherokee written language

Author: Diane Shaughnessy; Jack Carpenter
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 1997.
Series: Famous Native Americans.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This is the biography of Sequoyah, the Cherokee Indian who invented a method for his people to write and read their own language.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Sequoyah; Sequoyah; Sequoyah; Sequoyah
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Shaughnessy; Jack Carpenter
ISBN: 0823951103 9780823951109
OCLC Number: 37024770
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 x 20 cm.
Contents: The Cherokee Nation --
A man of words --
Keeping the language --
Cherokee talking leaves --
Using the language --
The Trail of Tears --
A strong nation.
Series Title: Famous Native Americans.
Responsibility: Diane Shaughnessy, Jack Carpenter.

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This is the biography of Sequoyah, the Cherokee Indian who invented a method for his people to write and read their own language.

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