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The Huron Indians

Author: Martin Schwabacher
Publisher: New York : Chelsea Juniors, ©1995.
Series: Junior library of American Indians.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Huron Indians, also known as the Wendats, flourished for centuries in what is now Ontario, Canada. They were skilled farmers and traders, generous and polite with friends but fierce and warlike with their enemies. A highly spiritual people, the Hurons paid close attention to dreams, which were thought to bear messages from spirits. Dreams told the Hurons how and when to hold their celebrations, how to cure the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Schwabacher
ISBN: 079102489X 9780791024898 0791020339 9780791020333
OCLC Number: 31206121
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 79 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: On the back of the turtle --
Feeding the body and the spirit --
People of the dream --
War souls and peace souls --
Huron embroidery --
The French --
Wanderers.
Series Title: Junior library of American Indians.
Responsibility: Martin Schwabacher.

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The Huron Indians, also known as the Wendats, flourished for centuries in what is now Ontario, Canada. They were skilled farmers and traders, generous and polite with friends but fierce and warlike with their enemies. A highly spiritual people, the Hurons paid close attention to dreams, which were thought to bear messages from spirits. Dreams told the Hurons how and when to hold their celebrations, how to cure the sick, and even foretold the future.

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