Native American picture books of change

the art of historic children"s editions by Rebecca C. Benes

Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press in Santa Fe

Written in English
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  • American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism,
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  • Children"s stories, American -- History and criticism,
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  • Children -- Books and reading -- United States,
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  • Indians of North America -- Intellectual life,
  • Illustration of books -- United States,
  • Indian children -- Books and reading,
  • Indians in literature,
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 148-152) and index.

Statementby Rebecca C. Benes ; with a foreword by Gloria Emerson.
LC ClassificationsPS153.I52 B46 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3678715M
ISBN 100890134715, 0890134723
LC Control Number2003019836

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