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The Resource The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller, Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde, Jr

The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller, Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde, Jr

Label
The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller
Title
The encyclopedia of Native American biography
Title remainder
six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller
Statement of responsibility
Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This wide-ranging and reliable encyclopedia offers the most up-to-date information on prominent and lesser-known Native American military leaders, chiefs, shamans, explorers, scientists, athletes, inventors, artists, writers, and political activists, as well as on a select number of significant non-Indians (from Benjamin Franklin to Marlon Brando). Sample entries include Big Foot, Black Elk, Cochise, Cornplanter, Crazy Horse, Vine Deloria, Jr., Michael A. Dorris, Louise Erdrich, Geronimo, Louis Hall, Chief Joseph, Lame Deer, Russell Means, Osceola, Ely Parker, Leonard Peltier, Plenty Coups, Pocahontas, Red Cloud, Will Rogers, Wendy Rose, John Ross, Sacajawea, Sequoyah, Sitting Bull, Tecumseh, Jim Thorpe, Victorio, Wooden Leg, and over 550 others. Together, they comprise a startling and unforgettable mosaic of nearly four centuries of Native American history. --Publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johansen, Bruce E.
Dewey number
  • 920/.009297
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E89
LC item number
.J69 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grinde, Donald A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indianen
  • Indiens
  • Biographie
  • Indianer
  • Nordamerika
Label
The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller, Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde, Jr
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0830/98020903-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : H. Holt, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38964215
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xiii, 463 pages
Isbn
9780306808708
Lccn
98020903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38964215
  • (OCoLC)38964215
Label
The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller, Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde, Jr
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0830/98020903-d.html
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : H. Holt, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38964215
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xiii, 463 pages
Isbn
9780306808708
Lccn
98020903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38964215
  • (OCoLC)38964215

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