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The Iroquois

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Six Nations.,
  • Iroquois Indians -- History.,
  • Iroquois Indians -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Charlotte Wilcox.
SeriesNative American histories
LC ClassificationsE99.I7 W54 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3300349M
ISBN 100822526379
ISBN 109780822526377
LC Control Number2004029288

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Written by Lewis H. Morgan, the "Father of American Anthropology" and an adopted Seneca, League of the Iroquois presents a vivid and Originally published in , League of the Iroquois was the first attempt by a scientifically-trained observer to study the Iroquois in their own environment, while the culture was still intact, though in serious decline/5. Jan 14,  · The book implies that the US got it's concepts of freedom of religion and having elected officials from the Iroquois. I also like how the Iroquois are described as a lot more clean than European settlers, since they bathed every day/5(31). Iroquois Paper Dolls Photo Gallery (photos of Sprite's Lapbook contributed by Jimmie) Materials and information may be used for your own personal and school use. The Iroquois have lived in what is now upper New York State and Ontario, Canada, for more than 4, years. In the 12th century, a man of their tribe called the Peacemaker convinced the five other nearby tribes - the Mohawk, Onondaga, Oneida, Cayuga, and Seneca - to work together with the Iroquois in a peaceful confederacy.