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The Resource An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; adapted by Jean Mendoza and Debbie Reese

An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; adapted by Jean Mendoza and Debbie Reese

Label
An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people
Title
An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people
Statement of responsibility
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; adapted by Jean Mendoza and Debbie Reese
Title variation
indigenous peoples history of the United States for young people
Creator
Contributor
Adapter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Going beyond the story of America as a country "discovered" by a few brave men in the "New World," Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian genocide played in forming our national identity. The original academic text is fully adapted by renowned curriculum experts Debbie Reese and Jean Mendoza, for middle-grade and young adult readers to include discussion topics, archival images, original maps, recommendations for further reading, and other materials to encourage students, teachers, and general readers to think critically about their own place in history"--
Summary
"Going beyond the story of America as a country "discovered" by a few brave men in the "New World," Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian genocide played in forming our national identity. The original academic text is fully adapted by renowned curriculum experts Debbie Reese and Jean Mendoza, for middle-grade and young adult readers to include discussion topics, archival images, original maps, recommendations for further reading, and other materials to encourage students, teachers, and general readers to think critically about their own place in history"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2020.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2019.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10798599
Cataloging source
AzTeS/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mendoza, Jean
Dewey number
970.004/97
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E76.8
LC item number
.M46 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reese, Debbie
  • Dunbar-Ortiz, Roxanne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians, Treatment of
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; adapted by Jean Mendoza and Debbie Reese
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2019004266
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ix, 270 pages
Isbn
9780807049396
Lccn
2019004266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1061820405
Label
An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; adapted by Jean Mendoza and Debbie Reese
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2019004266
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ix, 270 pages
Isbn
9780807049396
Lccn
2019004266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1061820405

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