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Songs of our ancestors: poems about native Americans

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Through poetry (a child-centered, child-responsive format), these beautifullyillustrated, multicultural books tell the story of many courageous Americans -- African Americans, Latino Americans, Native Americans, and Americans of Asian and Pacific Islander descent -- women and men who followed their dreams to create a better life...not just for themselves, but for others as well. Although their experiences often were difficult, they did not allow prejudice and discrimination to thwart their progress. They have helped build our nation, defend it, and lead it into the 21st century.

The outstanding individuals recognized include Sequoyah, Crazy Horse, Chief Joseph, Maria Tallchief, Jim Thorpe, and Wilma Mankiller.

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Full title songs of our ancestors poems about native americans
Author turcotte mark
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subject_facet American poetry, Children's poetry, American, Indians of North America -- Biography, Indians of North America -- History, Indians of North America -- Poetry
title_display Songs of our ancestors : poems about native Americans
title_full Songs of our ancestors : poems about native Americans / by Mark Turcotte ; illustrated by Kathleen S. Presnell
title_short Songs of our ancestors :
title_sub poems about native Americans
topic_facet American poetry, Biography, Children's poetry, American, History, Indians of North America, Poetry