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"If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is because everything would be what it isn’t. And contrary-wise; what it is it wouldn’t be, and what it wouldn’t be, it would. You see?" - Alice in Wonderland

Pretty Shield (1856–1944) was a medicine woman of the Crow Nation. Her autobiography was written with the help of Frank B. Linderman, who interviewed her using an interpreter and sign language. This book was perhaps the first record of the women’s side of Native American life. The Pretty Shield Foundation is named in her honor.

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100 Free Native American Resources. From arts & crafts to free printables to teaching guides. You don't want to miss this round up free teaching resources.

The Story of the Cherokee People by Thomas B. Underwood http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0935741011/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_R7qVvb0X0HNM0

We inherit from our ancestors gifts so often taken for granted... Each of us contains within... this inheritance of soul. We are links between the ages, containing past and present expectations, sacred memories and future promise. - Edward Sellner

This Is THE Coolest Children's Book Ever

This Is The Most Inspiring Children's Book We've Ever Seen #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/rad-american-women-childrens-book