Home to Medicine Mountain

Home to Medicine Mountain

Book - 1998
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Two young Maidu Indian brothers sent to live at a government-run Indian residential school in California in the 1930s find a way to escape and return home for the summer.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Children's Book Press, c1998.
ISBN: 9780892391769
Characteristics: 30 p. :,ill., map ;,22 x 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Lowry, Judith - Illustrator


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In the 1930s two young brothers are sent to a government-run Indian residential school — an experience shared by generations of Native American children. At these schools, children are forbidden to speak their native tongue and are taught to abandon their Indian ways.

Native American artist Judi... Read More »

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