Counting coup : becoming a Crow chief on the Reservation and beyond
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Source:National Geographic, Washington, D.C., p.128 (2006)
Call Number:Cubb Curr E99 .C92 M42 2006
Keywords:1913-, Crow Indians--Kings and rulers--Biography, Crow Indians--Montana--Biography--Juvenile literature, Joseph, Medicine Crow, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2007
Contents: A warrior tradition -- Winter man -- Counting coup -- Old ways and new -- Stealing a beef -- A life outdoors -- The Baptist school -- Racing -- Ghosts -- Stories -- Public school -- The Battle of Little Bighorn -- The Little People -- Boarding school -- Strong medicine -- A Crow warrior in Germany -- High bird.; Summary: Meet Joseph Medicine Crow, a man raised in two worlds: according to the Crow Indian traditions and according to White man's rules.
Lexile measure 950; ages 9-15, book level 5.9; biography