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e-Book Native American Literature (Junior Library of American Indians) download

e-Book Native American Literature (Junior Library of American Indians) download

by Katherine Gleason

ISBN: 0791024776
ISBN13: 978-0791024775
Language: English
Publisher: Chelsea House Pub (September 1, 1996)
Category: Geography and Cultures
Subategory: For Kids

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This book introduces young readers to the world of Native American literature

This book introduces young readers to the world of Native American literature. The book traces the songs, chants, and ancient stories of the Native American spoken tradition that had existed for thousands of years before Europeans came to America up to the present time, when Native American writers continue to explore both their heritage and their contemporary experiences and visions in novels, poems, and plays

From oral tradition to the written word, this history of Native American literature highlights such authors as Wilma Mankiller, Will Rogers, and N. Scott Momaday.

From oral tradition to the written word, this history of Native American literature highlights such authors as Wilma Mankiller, Will Rogers, and N.

Native American literature, the traditional oral and written literatures of the indigenous peoples of the Americas

Native American literature, the traditional oral and written literatures of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. These include ancient hieroglyphic and pictographic writings of Middle America as well as an extensive set of folktales, myths, and oral histories that were transmitted for centuries. General characteristics. Folktales have been a part of the social and cultural life of American Indian and Eskimo peoples regardless of whether they were sedentary agriculturists or nomadic hunters. As they gathered around a fire at night, Native Americans could be transported to another world through the talent of a good storyteller.

Native American Literature book. Native American Literature (Junior Library of American Indians). 0791024776 (ISBN13: 9780791024775). Katherine Gleason has written more than 30 books for young people and adults, including Alexander McQueen: Evolution and the forthcoming Anatomy of Steampunk: The Fashion of Victorian Futurism. She particularly enjoys writing and reading about animals, ancient cultures, and faraway places.

Describes the history and culture of the Heron Indians, also known as the Wyandots, describes the effects of their contact with the French. Used but still in excellent shape. Clean pages and little wear. Great prices and great return policy! Best books around.

Native American Literature. Junior Library of American Indians. By (author) Katherine A. Gleason. Engrossing introductions to the history and culture of North American Indian tribes - Examines how Native Americans preserve their traditions today - Complemented with black-and-white photographs, maps, and a full-color picture essay show more.

The New American Library (NAL) is an American publisher based in New York, founded in 1948. Its initial focus was affordable paperback reprints of classics and scholarly works as well as popular and pulp fiction, but it now publishes trade and hardcover titles. It is currently an imprint of Penguin Random House; it was announced in 2015 that the imprint would publish only nonfiction titles.

Native American literature is comprised of a collection of oral and written works that express the history, philosophy and culture of any one of the different groups of indigenous peoples of North and South America

Native American literature is comprised of a collection of oral and written works that express the history, philosophy and culture of any one of the different groups of indigenous peoples of North and South America. The literature of Native Americans, as in other culture, is an expression of how one sees the world and one's role in it. In the Native American culture, particularly, there is a strong inclination to mesh the life of the individual with the greater cycles of nature and the greater powers believed to be responsible for creating and sustaining the world

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Introduces Native American authors and provides a glimpse into their culture, historical perspective, and world-view.
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