Eagle feather : an honour (Book, 1989) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Eagle feather : an honour

Author: Ferguson Plain
Publisher: Winnipeg : Pemmican Publications, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young Ojibwa boy grows up with his grandfather's teachings and learns the values of life through the lessons of history, culture and natural environment. His willingness to learn these important life-values gives and additional sense of accomplishment to his grandfather's life and, in return, the grandfather gives his Eagle Feather to the young boy. This act of giving is an honour among the Native people who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Literature
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ferguson Plain
ISBN: 0921827121 9780921827122
OCLC Number: 20531233
Notes: "Dedicated to the students of Lansdowne School and Queen Elizabeth II School, June 1, 1988"
Target Audience: Grade level: 4, 5, 6, 7, e, i.
Description: [23] pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: story, illustrations by Ferguson Plain.

Abstract:

A young Ojibwa boy grows up with his grandfather's teachings and learns the values of life through the lessons of history, culture and natural environment. His willingness to learn these important life-values gives and additional sense of accomplishment to his grandfather's life and, in return, the grandfather gives his Eagle Feather to the young boy. This act of giving is an honour among the Native people who revere the all-seeing messenger of the Creator, the eagle.
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