ERIC Number: ED371930
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Native Americans in Fiction: A Guide to 765 Books for Librarians and Teachers, K-9.
This reference book provides bibliographic information on 765 fiction books, suitable for grades K-9, whose main themes are the social life and customs of Native Americans and their contributions to U.S. society. The collection is arranged alphabetically by tribe and covers over 125 tribes. Copyright dates range from 1960 to 1993, with some important older works included. Each entry gives author, title, bibliographic information, annotation, and grade level. Reading levels range from preschool through young adult. Each entry also includes one to three subject categories indicating what aspect of life the book covers and what kinds of information can be found. Appendices include a listing of Native American tribes and their locations; a list of the books arranged by grade level; and author, subject, and title indexes. (LP)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Alaska Natives, American Indian Culture, American Indian History, American Indian Literature, American Indian Studies, American Indians, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Secondary Education, Fiction, Instructional Materials, Tribes
McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers, Box 611, Jefferson, NC 28640 ($24.95; $26.95 postpaid).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Guides - Non-Classroom; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Media Staff; Practitioners
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