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Title:
The Navajo : weavers of the Southwest
Author:
DeAngelis, Therese.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 x 27 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the Navajo Indians, focusing on their tradition of weaving. Includes a recipe for a Navajo fry bread and instructions for making a Navajo rug.
Language:
English
Contents:
Spider woman -- Weaving -- Raising sheep -- Preparing the wool -- Navajo clothing and food -- Navajo families -- The long walk -- The Navajo today.
Reading Level:
3.

2-5.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.5 0.5 71378.
ISBN:
9780736821728
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Discusses the Navajo Indians, focusing on how they make and use their traditional weaving. Includes a recipe and instructions for a simple game.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Spider Womanp. 4
Chapter 2 Weavingp. 6
Chapter 3 Raising Sheepp. 10
Chapter 4 Preparing the Woolp. 12
Chapter 5 Navajo Clothing and Foodp. 16
Chapter 6 Navajo Familiesp. 20
Chapter 7 The Long Walkp. 22
Chapter 8 The Navajo Todayp. 28
Features
Words to Knowp. 30
To Learn Morep. 30
Places to Write and Visitp. 31
Internet Sitesp. 31
Indexp. 32