- American Indian biographies
Mankato, Minn. :
Blue Earth Books
- Physical Description
- 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 27 cm
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 31), computer network resources, and index.
- Main Author
- Coming together
- Life in a Wampanoag village
- Growing up Wampanoag
- A treaty for peace
- Power plays.
Gr 3-6-The critical or seminal events in the lives of these leaders are told in easy-to-read prose that is amplified by handsome works of art by past and contemporary American artists, colorful and dramatic maps, and games and recipes representative of their respective Nation. The dramatic chronology in Squanto includes reference to the kidnapping of the great Indian hero and 26 other Wampanoag men who were to be sold as slaves to Spain. Red Cloud includes illustrations of this Lakota leader's meetings with President Grant in Washington, DC, and in peace talks during his war over the Bozeman Trail. Attractively produced tributes to remarkable Native American men.-Jerry D. Flack, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.
A biography of Squanto, a Patuxet Indian who served as translator to the Pilgrims of Plymouth in what is now Massachusetts and aided them in establishing a successful colony in the early 1600s.Review by Publisher Summary 2
A biography of Squanto, a Patuxet Wampanoag Indian who served as translator to the Pilgrims of Plymouth in what is now Massachusetts and aided them in establishing a successful colony in the early 1600s.