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The Iroquois (True Books)

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English


  • New York (State),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Native Americans,
  • General,
  • Iroquois Indians

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7671630M
ISBN 10051627824X
ISBN 109780516278247

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The Iroquois (/ ˈ ɪr ə k w ɔɪ / or / ˈ ɪr ə k w ɑː /) or Haudenosaunee (/ ˈ h oʊ d ə n oʊ ˈ ʃ oʊ n i /; "People of the Longhouse") are a historically powerful northeast Native American confederacy in North America. They were known during the colonial years to the French as the Iroquois League, and later as the Iroquois Confederacy, and to the English as the Five Nations Canada: 45, Hale documented the oral history and rituals of the Iroquois Confederacy. He was assisted in interpreting the group's wampum belts, which recounted their history. As a result of this work, he published The Iroquois Book of Rites (). He also studied the Iroquois languages, determining that Mohawk was the Alma mater: Harvard University. Iroquois Confederacy Map of the initial nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, from History of the Five Indian Nations Depending on the Province of New-York, by Cadwallader Colden, Library of Congress, Rare Book Division, Washington, D.C. The Iroquois New York is rated "Superb" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails/10(K).

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