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Blaze of the Great Cliff
Contributor(s): Fidler, Mark (Author)

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ISBN: 0595287484     ISBN-13: 9780595287482
Publisher: iUniverse
OUR PRICE: $14.20  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: July 2003
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Annotation: More than anything, young Blaze wants to be a man of his Sinagua tribe. He dreams of being a great hunter and warrior. But his people of the Great Cliff are a peaceful farming tribe and believe that learning the skills of war will anger the gods and worsen the drought that already threatens all the peoples of the desert. And then, on his first great journey, Blazed discovers the great Hohokam people and their game of guayball, a brutal and exciting sport played by both boys and men. Drawn to that culture which respects fighters above all others, Blaze must decide where his true spirit lies. Enjoy the excitement, passion and danger of the final days of America’ s great cliff dwellings. In a world threatened by drought and war, one boy strives to grow up, and do the right thing for himself and his people.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Historical - Prehistory
- Juvenile Fiction | People & Places - United States - Native American
Dewey: FIC
Age Level: 2-5
Grade Level: Preschool-K
Physical Information: 0.62" H x 6.02" W x 9.26" (0.72 lbs) 200 pages
Themes:
- Chronological Period - Prehistoric
- Ethnic Orientation - Native American
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