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Yurok

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Easy-to-read text and colorful illustrations and photos teach readers about Yurok history, traditions, and modern life. This book describes society and family structure, hunting, fishing, and gathering methods, and ceremonies and rituals. Readers will learn about Yurok homes, clothing, and crafts such as basketry. A traditional myth is included, as is a description of famous Yurok leader Lucy Thompson. Wars, weapons, and contact with Europeans are discussed. Topics including European influence, the formation of reservations, and federal recognition are also addressed. In addition, modern Yurok culture and still-celebrated traditions are described. Yurok homelands are illustrated with a detailed map of the United States. Bold glossary terms and an index accompany engaging text. This book is written and illustrated by Native Americans, providing authentic perspectives of the Yurok.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF018040, JNF052020, JNF052040
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2007
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2007-01-01
ISBN 9781591976585, 9781617849145
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 979.4004
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 112090
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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