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

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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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display_description This story reveals the life of a Native American boy named Wassaja, who was kidnapped from his tribe and sold as a slave. Adopted and renamed Carlos Montezuma, the young boy traveled throughout the Old West, bearing witness to the poor treatment of Native Americans. Carlos eventually became a doctor and leader for his people.
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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