Notable native people 50 indigenous leaders, dreamers, and changemakers from past and present

Adrienne Keene, 1985-

Book - 2021

An accessible and educational illustrated book profiling 50 notable American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian people, from NBA star Kyrie Irving of the Standing Rock Lakota to Wilma Mankiller, the first female principal chief of the Cherokee Nation. Celebrate the lives, stories, and contributions of Indigenous artists, activists, scientists, athletes, and other changemakers in this illustrated collection. Also offers accessible primers on important Indigenous issues, from the legacy of... colonialism and cultural appropriation to food sovereignty, land and water rights, and more. An indispensable read for people of all backgrounds seeking to learn about Native American heritage, histories, and cultures, Notable Native People will educate and inspire readers of all ages. -- Provided by Publisher.

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Subjects
Genres
Biographies
Published
California : Ten Speed Press [2021]
Edition
First edition
Language
English
Physical Description
143 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes index.
ISBN
9781984857941
Main Author
Adrienne Keene, 1985- (author)
Other Authors
Ciara Sana (illustrator)
  • Introduction
  • Jessie Little Doe Baird
  • Rowen White
  • Geo Soctomah Neptune
  • Madonna Thunder Hawk
  • Joshua Lanakilaoka ʻ