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    Spiritual leaders

    Walker, Paul Robert.

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    Native American women : a biographical dictionary

    Biographies and further reading lists for over 100 Native American women, both living and dead.

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    The patriot chiefs : a chronicle of American Indian leadership

    Josephy, Alvin M., 1915-

    Stories of the lives of nine outstanding Native American leaders: Hiawatha (Iroquois), King Philip (Wampanoag), Crazy Horse (Sioux), Pope (Pueblo), Pontiac (Ottawa), Tecumseh (Shawnee), Osceola (Seminole), Chief Joseph (Nez Perce) and Black Hawk (Sauk).

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    Extraordinary American Indians

    Avery, Susan, 1949-

    Discusses the lives and accomplishments of Pope, Pontiac, Nancy Ward, Joseph Brant, Red Jacket, Tecumseh, Sequoyah, Sacagawea, Chief Seattle, Osceola, Ely Samuel Parker, Geronimo, Sitting Bull, Chief Joseph, Crazy Horse, Sarah Winnemucca, the La Flesche family, Charles Alexander Eastman, Wovoka, Ishi, Black Elk, Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, Frank Little, Will Rogers, Maria Martinez, Clarence L. Tinker, Jim Thorpe, the Delorias, Frank Fools Crow, Te Ata, Ben Reifel, the Wests, Oscar Howe, Pablita Velarde, Frederick L. Dockstader, Ira Hayes, The Echohawks, Maria Tallchief, Louis Ballard, LaDonna Harris, N. Scott Mmaday, Billy Mills, George Abrams, Simon Ortiz, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Will Sampson, Wilma Mankiller, Donald Pelotte, Joy Harjo, Louise Erdrich, and Michael Dorris.

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    The life and death of Crazy Horse

    Freedman, Russell.

    A biography of the Oglala leader who relentlessly resisted the white man's attempt to take over Indian lands.

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    Horn

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    Chief Joseph : Nez Perce leader

    Taylor, Marian.

    Presents the life and times of the Nez PercŽ Indian chief who led his people on a great trek to escape the injustices of the American government.

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    Sequoya

    Sequoyah's gift : a portrait of the Cherokee leader

    Klausner, Janet.

    A biography of the Cherokee Indian who created a method for his people to write and read their own language.

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    Grandfather

    Brown, Tom, 1950-

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    Proudly Red and Black : stories of African and Native Americans

    Katz, William Loren.

    Brief biographies of people of mixed Native American and African ancestry who, despite barriers, made their mark on history, including trader Paul Cuffe, frontiersman Edward Rose, Seminole leader John Horse, and sculptress Edmonia Lewis.

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    King Philip, the Indian chief

    Averill, Esther Holden.

    A sympathetic portrait of King Philip, the Wampanoag sachem who mounted an uprising against the colonial settlers trying to take his people's land.

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    These lands are ours : Tecumseh's fight for the Old Northwest

    Connell, Kate, 1954-

    Discusses the life of the Shawnee warrior, orator, and leader who united a confederacy of Indians in an effort to save Indian land from the advance of white soldiers and settlers.

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    Osceola : Seminole warrior

    Sanford, William R. (William Reynolds), 1927-

    Tells the real story of this fearless leader, who led the Seminoles.

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    Native American doctor : the story of Susan LaFlesche Picotte

    Ferris, Jeri.

    A biography of the young Omaha Indian woman who became the first Native American woman to graduate from medical school.

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    The double life of Pocahontas

    Fritz, Jean.

    A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

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    Sequoya

    Gleiter, Jan, 1947-

    A biography of the Cherokee Indian who invented a system of writing for his people in the early nineteenth century and after whom the giant sequoia trees and Sequoia National Park were named.

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    Sequoyah's gift : a portrait of the Cherokee leader

    Klausner, Janet.

    A biography of the Cherokee Indian who created a method for his people to write and read their own language.

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    A boy called Slow : the true story of Sitting Bull

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    The true story of the childhood of the Lakota hero, Sitting Bull, and how he received his name.

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    Tallchief : America's prima ballerina

    Tallchief, Maria.

    Ballerina Maria Tallchief describes her childhood on an Osage reservation, the development of her love of dance, and her rise to success in that field.

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    Tecumseh

    Kent, Zachary.

    A biography of the Shawnee warrior, orator, and leader who united a confederacy of Indians in an effort to save Indian land from the advance of white soldiers and settlers.

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