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Title:
The Comanche
Author:
Streissguth, Thomas, 1958-
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Publication Information:
San Diego : Lucent Books, 2000.
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Summary:
A history of this Indian tribe of the Southern Plains and a description of their customs, religion, relationship with other tribes, and twentieth-century changes to their traditional way of life.
Language:
English
Contents:
1. The Comanche and the Southern Plains -- 2. Traditional life -- 3. Religion -- 4. The Comanches and the tribes of the Southern Plains -- 5. War and conflict -- 6. Lost land and damaged pride.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.9 4.0 51572.
ISBN:
9781560066330
Format :
Book

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A history of this Indian tribe of the Southern Plains and a description of their customs, religion, relationship with other tribes, and twentieth-century changes to their traditional way of life.


Author Notes

Thomas Streissguth is an author who grew up in the Midwest. He worked in New York in magazines for four years and as a juvenile book editor in Minneapolis for six. He has published about 40 books of non-fiction: biographies, history, geography books, and the like. His title's include: Dracula, Cleopatra, Hoaxers and Hustlers, Jack London, and Vladmir Putin.

(Bowker Author Biography)