A boy named Beckoning: the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero

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Carolrhoda Books,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
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English
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Kidnapped and sold into slavery at an early age, a Native American boy grew up to become both a doctor and an activist who spoke out against the prejudice and poor treatment of Native Americans, calling for recognition of their rights as American citizens.
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9780822576440
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full_title boy named beckoning the true story of dr carlos montezuma native american hero
author capaldi gina
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Yavapai Indians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero
title_full A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero / adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi
title_short A boy named Beckoning :
title_sub the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero