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American Indian themes in young adult literature

by Paulette Fairbanks Molin

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Young adult literature, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Indians in literature.,
    • American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Indians of North America -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • Young adults -- Books and reading -- United States.,
    • Indians of North America -- Intellectual life.,
    • Indians of North America -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaulette F. Molin.
      SeriesScarecrow studies in young adult literature, ;, 17
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS173.I6 M65 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 183 p. ;
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3298999M
      ISBN 100810850818
      LC Control Number2004026420

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