Children of Clay A Family of Pueblo Potters by Rina Swentzell

Cover of: Children of Clay | Rina Swentzell

Published by Tandem Library .

Written in English

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  • Social Science - General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Pottery,
  • Pottery craft,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Tewa Indians,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9740010M
ISBN 100613680065
ISBN 109780613680066

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Muhammad Ali’s epic journey from the year-old Cassius Clay who learned to box after his new bike was stolen, to the ’60s icon of defiance, sacrifice and principle, to the first three-time Author: Robert Lipsyte.

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