The Choctaw by Emilie U. Lepthien

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • Choctaw Indians -- Juvenile literature,
  • Choctaw Indians,
  • Indians of North America

About the Edition

A brief history of the Choctaw Indian tribe.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Emilie U. Lepthien ; consultant: Robert B. Ferguson.
SeriesA New true book
ContributionsFerguson, Robert B.
LC ClassificationsE99.C8 L47 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385645M
ISBN 100516012401
LC Control Number87014583

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The Choctaw linguistic alphabet as found in the Choctaw Language Dictionary by Cyrus Byington and edited by John Swanton, Language family: Muskogean, WesternChoctaw.

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