Native American Life

by Troy Johnson

Publisher: Mason Crest Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: Native American Life | Troy Johnson
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  • Indigenous peoples,
  • World history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • World history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • North America,
  • USA,
  • Social Studies - General,
  • History - United States/Colonial & Revolutionary,
  • History - United States/General,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12370547M
ISBN 101590841174
ISBN 109781590841174

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