First Peoples of North America: The People and Culture of the Tlingit, 1st Edition

  • Erika Edwards
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502622521
  • ISBN-13: 9781502622525
  • DDC: 979.8004
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

North America was inhabited Native tribes some ten thousand years ago. As generations passed, the tribes formed individual communities, full of rich customs, beliefs, and ideals. Despite facing hardship in later centuries, the First People of North America continue to thrive in modern times. This book discusses the origin of the Tlingit, their rituals, beliefs, and culture, and their importance in society today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Acknowledgments.
Contents.
Authors' Note.
1: A Culture Begins.
2: Building a Civilization.
3: Life in a Tlingit Village.
4: Beliefs of the Tlingit.
5: Overcoming Hardships.
6: The Nation's Presence Now.
7: Faces of the Tlingit.
Chronology.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Further Information.
Index.
About the Authors.