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Chief Seattle"s Speech (1853)

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Published by Applewood Books .
Written in English


  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Native American,
  • Ethnic Orientation/Native American,
  • History/Native American,
  • Social Science / Native American Studies,
  • Native American Studies

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8597864M
ISBN 10155709456X
ISBN 109781557094568

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