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Cherokee Art

Arts & Crafts of the Cherokee by Rodney L. Leftwich

Copyright 1970, ISBN:0-935741-11-9
An old book but has clear black & white photographs of Cherokee baskets (honeysuckle, river cane & oak), pottery, masks, weavings and carvings featuring their makers. An excellent visual guide to Cherokee arts.

Sun Circles and Human Hands by Emma L. Fundaburke

Copyright 1957, Southern Publications
An old book but containing the most complete information I've found.

Weaving New Worlds: Southeaster Cherokee Women and their Basketry by Sarah H. Hill

Copyright 1997, University of North Carolina

Children's Stories

Cherokee Summer by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith

Copyright 1993, Holiday House, NY
A modern story of a real-life Cherokee girl and her family.

First Woman and the Strawberry by Gloria Dominic

Copyright 1998, Troll Associates

And Then the Feather Fell by Wade Blevins

Copyright 1999, Econo-Clad Books

Language

Beginning Cherokee by Ruth Bradley Holmes & Betty Sharp Smith (Paperback only)

Beginning Cherokee by Ruth Bradley Holmes & Betty Sharp Smith (Paperback & Cassette Edition)

Copyright 1976, University of Oklahoma Press

Cherokee - English Dictionary by Durbin Feeling

Copyright, 1992, Cherokee Publications

Introduction to Cherokee by Greg Howard (Cassette/Workbook format)

Copyright 1990, Indian Peoples Publishing Inc.

Medicine & Plants

Myths of the Cherokee and Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees by James Mooney

Copyright 1992, Bright Mountain Books

Medicine of the Cherokee: The Way of Right Relationship

Copyright 1996, Bear and Co.

Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Central Medicinal Plants

Copyright 2000, Houghton Mifflin Co.

Stories by Native American Authors

A History of the Indians in the United States by Angie Debo

Non-fiction works about tribal history and government abuse. Based on her years as a lone female investigative writer.

And Still The Waters Run: The Betrayal of the Five Civilized Tribe by Angie Debo

Non-fiction works about tribal history and government abuse. Based on her years as a lone female investigative writer.

Bless Me Ultima by Rudolpho Anaya

Copyright 1972. Tonatiyh-Quinto Sol International Publishers, Berkley: CA ISBN: 0-89229-002-1

Ceremony by Leslie Marmon Silko

Copyright 1977. Penguin Books: NY ISBN:0-14-008683-8

Grand Avenue by Greg Sarris

Copyright 1994. Penguin Books: NY ISBN:0-14-025038-7

Green Grass, Running Water by Thomas King

Copyright 1993. Bantam Books: NY ISBN:0-553-37368-4

House Made of Dawn by N. Scott Momaday

Copyright 1966/1967/1968. Harper & Row: NY ISBN:0-06-091633-8

Mankiller: A Chief and Her People by Wilma P. Mankiller

Copyright 1993. St. Martin’s Press: NY ISBN:0-312-11393-5

Mean Spirit by Linda Hogan

Poetry/Stories

Seeing Through the Sun by Linda Hogan

Poetry/Stories

The Book of Medicines by Linda Hogan

Poetry/Stories

The Light People by Gordon Henry, Jr.

Copyright 1994. Univ. of Okla. Press: Norman, OK ISBN:0-8061-2735-X

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie

Copyright 1993. Harper Collins Publishers: NY ISBN:0-06-097624-1 (Contains strong language)

The Surrounded by D’Arcy McNickle

Copyright 1936/1964. Univ. of New Mexico Press:
Albuquerque, NM ISBN:0-8263-0469-9

Witches of Going Snake by Robert Connalley

Fiction based on mythology

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