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Children's Nonfiction Native American

Life of the Powhatan

by (author) Rebecca Sjonger & Bobbie Kalman

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Oct 2004
Native American, Customs, Traditions, Anthropology, General
Recommended Age
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  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Oct 2004
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  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Oct 2004
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Life of the Powhatan focuses on the many nations that formed the Powhatan confederacy. Vivid images and detailed text reveal what life was like for these Native peoples during the height of their power in the seventeenth century. Children will be fascinated to learn more about the real Pocahontas, the most celebrated member of the Powhatan.

About the authors

Rebecca Sjonger is the author of twenty-five non-fiction books for children and young adults, including Life in the Far North and The Life Cylce of a Bat, as well as other "Resource Links of the Year" selections. She lives in Huntsville, Ontario.

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