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Notable native people : 50 indigenous leaders, dreamers, and changemakers from past and present / Adrienne Keene ; illustrations by Ciara Sana.

Keene, Adrienne, 1985- (author.). Sana, Ciara, (illustrator.).


"An accessible and educational illustrated book profiling 50 notable American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian people, from NBA star Kyrie Irving of the Standing Rock Lakota to Wilma Mankiller, the first female principal chief of the Cherokee Nation."-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984857941
  • ISBN: 1984857940
  • Physical Description: 143 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [Emeryville, California] : Ten Speed Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction --Jessie Little Doe Baird --Rowen White --Geo Soctomah Neptune --Madonna Thunder Hawk --Joshua Lanakilaoka'āinaikapono Mangauil --Edmonia Lewis --Sergie Sovoroff --Settler colonialism 101. Jordan Marie Brings Three White Horses Daniel --Elizabeth Peratrovich --Tommy Orange --Haunani-Kay Trask --Chris Newman --Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu --Mabel Pike --Whose Land Are You On? Janet Mock --Aaron Yazzie --Kaahumanu --Matika Wilbur --Sequoyah --Kalim Smith --Jihan Gearon --Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio --Who Belongs? James Keauiluna Kaulia --Bobbi Jean Three Legs --Billy Frank Jr. --Sharice Davids --Paul John --Maria Tallchief --Sterlin Harjo --Representation matters. Po'Pay --James Luna --Holly Mititquq Nordlum --Jim Thorpe --Liliuokalani --Princess Daazhraii Johnson --Earl Kawaa --Hawai'i and Alaska. Esther Martinez --Taqulittuq --Frank Waln --Twyla Baker --Sven Haakanson Jr. --Sarah Winnemucca --Nicolle Gonzales --Current Issues in Indian Country. Nick Hanson --Jamie Okuma --Nainoa Thompson --Wilma Mankiller --Kyrie Irving --Viola Waghiyi --Suzan Shown Harjo --More notable native people.
Subject: Indians of North America > Biography.
Hawaiians > Biography.
Indigenous peoples > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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