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Sitting Bull"s tomahawk

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Published by Crabtree in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementGerry Bailey and Karen Foster ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes and Karen Radford.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
SeriesStories of great people
ContributionsFoster, Karen, 1964-, Noyes, Leighton, ill., Radford, Karen, ill.
LC ClassificationsE99.D1 S5623 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16395533M
ISBN 10077873692X, 0778737144
ISBN 109780778736929, 9780778737148
LC Control Number2007051262

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