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What the eagle sees : Indigenous stories of rebellion and renewal / Eldon Yellowhorn & Kathy Lowinger.

Available copies

  • 25 of 27 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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0 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library YA 970.004 Y (Text) 39493108668650 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
Marianna Black Library YA 970.00497 Y (Text) 39493108637242 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781773213293
  • ISBN: 1773213296
  • ISBN: 9781773213286
  • ISBN: 1773213288
  • Physical Description: 119 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto ; Annick Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-113) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Eagle's tale -- The story of the Old North Trail -- First come the Vikings: we fight them off -- Slavery: rebellion -- Old nations crumble: we forge new ones -- Invaders' battles: We walk the war road -- New days: new ways -- They took our land: victory is survival -- Assimilation: we resist -- Our day is not over: we dance! -- The eagle has landed: understanding the past, soaring into the future.
Summary, etc.:
What do people do when their civilization is invaded? Indigenous people have been faced with disease, war, broken promises, and forced assimilation. Despite crushing losses and insurmountable challenges, they formed new nations from the remnants of old ones, they adopted new ideas and built on them, they fought back, and they kept their cultures alive. When the only possible "victory" was survival, they survived. In this follow up to Turtle Island, Eldon Yellowhorn and Kathy Lowinger tell the stories of what Indigenous people did when invaders arrived on their homelands. What the Eagle Sees shares accounts of the people, places, and events that have mattered in Indigenous history from an Indigenous viewpoint.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 11+
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic formats.
Subject: Indigenous peoples > North America > History > Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America > History > Juvenile literature.
Indigenous peoples > North America > Juvenile literature.
Indigenous peoples > North America > Social conditions > Juvenile literature.
Indigenous peoples > North America > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Informational works.
Illustrated works.

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