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Navajo long walk : the tragic story of a proud people's forced march from their homeland

Author: Joseph Bruchac; Shonto Begay
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how, in the 1860s, U.S. soldiers forced thousands of Navajos to march to a desolate reservation four hundred miles from their homeland, only to have hundreds die along the way and the rest find unspeakable living conditions at their destination.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Literature
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bruchac; Shonto Begay
ISBN: 0792270584 9780792270584 1404645225 9781404645226
OCLC Number: 45845437
Description: vii, 47 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Broken circle --
Glittering world --
New men --
Fearing time --
Walk itself --
Bosque redondo --
Walk home.
Responsibility: by Joseph Bruchac ; with illustrations and captions by Shonto Begay.
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Shedding fresh light on a tragic chapter of American history, this book documents a shameful episode in the 1860s, when U.S. soldiers forced thousands of Navajo to march 400 miles from their homeland  Read more...

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