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The time of the Indian

Kenneth Ulyatt

The time of the Indian

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Eng, Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America.,
  • Indians of North America.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the civilizations developed by the North American Indians and their eventual downfall brought about by the coming of the white people.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [48]

    StatementKenneth Ulyatt.
    SeriesExplorer ; 15, Puffin books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE77 .U454
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4945955M
    ISBN 100140610154
    LC Control Number76373700
    OCLC/WorldCa2543626

    Junior takes Mr. Would you be interested in being a part of such a program? A few days later, the toughest jock, Roger, insults Junior with a racist joke, and Junior punches him in the face. How doctors predicted he would die from complications of hydrocephalus—his being born with excess spinal fluid on the brain. What advice would you give to a student preparing to transfer to a school in a completely new culture?

    Roger insults Junior with racist comments when Junior first arrives at Reardan, but, after Junior socks him in the face for it, Roger respects Junior more and the two gradually become friends. He had too many teeth and had to have some removed, and he is far-sighted in one eye and near-sighted in the other. What is the Spokane Powwow? But, after Junior starts going door-to-door, word gets around that he is carrying money. Gordy Gordy is a student who attends Reardan, wears glasses, and does everything in the name of science.

    This section contains words approx. Junior identifies hunger as the worst part of being poor. After grieving and reflecting on his loved ones' deaths, Junior plays in his basketball team's second match against Wellpinit. The good things about his culture that Junior realizes is that people in the reservation are much closer than the families that live around Reardan. What was the most important thing Arnold learned by the end of the book? How does the fight illustrate the differences in social codes?


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The Spokane Powwow is a Native American Ceremony, normal Powwows just consist of like dancing and eating and other common rituals, the Spokane Powwows however usually consist of people on the reservation drinking and fighting.

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What does this demonstrate about his friendship with Junior? Junior is a year-old Spokane Indian who decides to go to the mostly white high school in nearby Reardan, Washington in order to have better opportunities in life.

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