An Indigenous Peoples History of the United States for Young People

Going beyond the story of America as a country “discovered” by a few brave men in the “New World,” Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian ...

An Indigenous Peoples  History of the United States for Young People

An Indigenous Peoples History of the United States for Young People

2020 American Indian Youth Literature Young Adult Honor Book 2020 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,selected by National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children’s Book Council 2019 Best-Of Lists: Best YA Nonfiction of 2019 (Kirkus Reviews) · Best Nonfiction of 2019 (School Library Journal) · Best Books for Teens (New York Public Library) · Best Informational Books for Older Readers (Chicago Public Library) Spanning more than 400 years, this classic bottom-up history examines the legacy of Indigenous peoples’ resistance, resilience, and steadfast fight against imperialism. Going beyond the story of America as a country “discovered” by a few brave men in the “New World,” Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian genocide played in forming our national identity. The original academic text is fully adapted by renowned curriculum experts Debbie Reese and Jean Mendoza, for middle-grade and young adult readers to include discussion topics, archival images, original maps, recommendations for further reading, and other materials to encourage students, teachers, and general readers to think critically about their own place in history.

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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-23 - Publisher: Beacon Press

2020 American Indian Youth Literature Young Adult Honor Book 2020 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,selected by National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children’s Book Council 2019 Best-Of Lists: Best YA Nonfiction of 2019 (Kirkus Reviews) · Best Nonfiction of 2019 (School Library Journal) ·
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-23 - Publisher: Beacon Press

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Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Howard Zinn
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-02 - Publisher: Seven Stories Press

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Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Michael Bronski
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-16 - Publisher: Beacon Press

2015 Recipient of the American Book Award The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once