Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing.

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Sunday, October 18, 2009 - 19:00
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Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing.
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Written by James Rumford. Illus. by the author. Published by Houghton.
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In spare, poetic writing and richly colored, expressive illustrations, Rumford captures the character of Sequoyah, the man who created a writing system for the Cherokee language. A parallel translation (by Anna Sixkiller Huckaby) in Cherokee demonstrates the lasting influence of this creative genius. A 2005 Sibert Honor Book.

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Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing.
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0618369473
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Book
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Monday, October 26, 2009 - 05:47
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Monday, October 26, 2009 - 05:47
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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