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Bial, Raymond.

Summary: Discusses the history, culture, social structure, beliefs, and customs of the Ojibwa Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Benchmark Books 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 977 Bial

Gibson, Karen Bush.

Summary: Examines the history and culture of Native Americans, with activities ranging from deciphering Navajo codes from World War II to making jerky.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 970.1 Gibson

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Omakayas, a seven-year-old Native American girl of the Ojibwa tribe, lives through the joys of summer and the perils of winter on an island in Lake Superior in 1847.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HyperionBooks for Children 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Erdrich

Kimmerer, Robin Wall

Summary: "As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she embraces the notion that plants and animals are our oldest teachers. In Braiding Sweetgrass, Kimmerer brings these two lenses of knowledge together to take us on "a journey that is every bit as mythic as it is scientific, as sacred as it is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2020

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Erdrich, Louise

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Eastman, Charles A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 978.30 Fitz

Northrup, Jim

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fulcrum Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Northrup

Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minnesota Historical Society Press 1985

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 977.5 Koh

Beardslee, Lois.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.20 Beard

Morrison, Eliza

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ladyslipper Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Morri

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: In 1866, Omakayas's son Chickadee is kidnapped by two ne'er-do-well brothers from his own tribe and must make a daring escape, forge unlikely friendships, and set out on an exciting and dangerous journey to get back home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Erdrich

Whiting, Jim

Summary: "Describes the lives of medieval peasants, including their jobs, homes, and daily life"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 305.563 Whit

Densmore, Frances

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minnesota Historical Society Press 1979

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.004 Dens

McKissack, Pat

Summary: Gather as a family to sing well-loved songs like 'Amazing Grace' and 'Oh, Freedom,' or to read aloud the poetry of such African American luminaries as Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. And snuggle down to enjoy classic stories retold by the author, including Aesop's fables and tales featuring Br'er Rabbit and Anansi the Spider.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 305.896 McKIS

Lee, Sungju.

Summary: "This is YA nonfiction. It's the memoir of a boy named Sungju who grew up in North Korea and, at the age of twelve, was forced to live on the streets and fend for himself after his parents disappeared. Finally, after years of being homeless and living with a gang, Sungju is reunited with his maternal grandparents and, eventually, his father"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: JCDBK FICTION Erdrich

Cullen, Lynn

Summary: Ruth has been single-handedly raising four young daughters and running her family's Indiana farm for eight long years, since her husband, John, fell into a comatose state. She wishes she could trade places with her older sister, June: blonde and beautiful, married to a wealthy doctor, living in a mansion in St. Paul... and a coveted job as one of "the Bettys," the recipe developers who populate...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Cullen

Kennedy, Miranda.

Summary: When twentysomething reporter Miranda Kennedy leaves her New York job and travels to India with no employment prospects, she longs to immerse herself in the turmoil and excitement of a rapidly developing country. What she quickly learns in Delhi about renting an apartment as a single woman--it's next to impossible--and the proper way for women in India to ride scooters--perched sideways--are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.409 Kenn

Bissonette, Aimée M.

Summary: "In 1861, at the age of 37, Harriet Colfax became the lighthouse keeper for the Michigan City Lighthouse off Lake Michigan. For 43 years, until the age of 80, Harriet kept her light burning, through storms, harsh winters, and changes in technology. This true story includes excerpts from her actual log."--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Kerley, Barbara.

Summary: This beautiful photo book follows the course of one day in our world. Sunrise to sunset is captured in the essential things we all do daily, wherever we live in the world, and in the different ways we do them. The first meal of the day will take on a whole new dimension for American kids as an American pancake breakfast is contrasted with porridge in North Korea and churros in Spain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 305.234 Ker

McMasters, Gerald

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, in association with National Geographic 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.00 McMas

Martin, Wednesday.

Summary: "Like an urban Dian Fossey, Wednesday Martin decodes the primate social behaviors of Upper East Side mothers in a brilliantly original and witty memoir about her adventures assimilating into that most secretive and elite tribe. After marrying a man from the Upper East Side and moving to the neighborhood, Wednesday Martin struggled to fit in. Drawing on her background in anthropology and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.71 Martin

Fletcher, Matthew L. M.

Contents: Introduction -- The story of the 1836 Treaty of Washington -- The story of the 1855 Treaty of Detroit -- The story of the dispossession of the Grand Traverse Band land base -- The story of the federal recognition of the Grand Traverse Band -- The story of the Grand Traverse Band's treaty rights fight -- The story of the development of modern tribal law and justice systems -- The story of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2012

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Nerburn, Kent

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.004 Nerburn

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