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Indian Orphanages

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Book Description
With their deep tradition of tribal and kinship ties, Native Americans had lived for centuries with little use for the concept of an unwanted child. But besieged by reservation life and boarding school acculturation, many tribes-with the encouragement of whites-came to accept the need for orphanages. The first book to focus exclusively on this subject, Marilyn Holt's study interweaves India... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity Press of Kansas
BindingPaperback (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages326
ISBN-100700613633
ISBN-13978-0700613632
Publication Date09/13/2004
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About Marilyn Irvin Holt (Author) : Marilyn Irvin Holt is a published author. Published credits of Marilyn Irvin Holt include Indian Orphanages, Children of the Western Plains: The Nineteenth-Century Experience (American Childhoods).
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