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3 edition of Komantcia. found in the catalog.

Komantcia.

Harold Keith

Komantcia.

by Harold Keith

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comanche Indians -- Juvenile fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K255 Ko
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5943855M
    LC Control Number65014901
    OCLC/WorldCa301684

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    Dividing books in to discrete categories can be difficult sometimes, as many books have elements of many categories. I guess, for me, what defines historical fiction is that it takes place in the real world, contains historical events and figures that can be documented, has been researched well, and is intended to educate as much as entertain.   He had many opportunities to observe Indian tribes, including Cheyennes, Comanches, and Shoshones. Besides this book and others, he was coauthor of The Comanches: Lords of the South Plains also published by the University of Oklahoma : University of Oklahoma Press.

      Author of Rifles for Watie, Sports and games, The obstinate land, Komantcia, Forty-seven straight, Brief Garland, Oklahoma kickoff, Go, Red, go!   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The sound of strings by Harold Keith, , Levite of Apache edition, in English - Pages:


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Harold Keith lived his entire life in Oklahoma, a state that he greatly loved and which served as the setting for many of his books.

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Now, one of his earlier award winners, "Komantcia," is being republished by Molly Griffis, who operates the growing Levite of Apache publishing firm of Norman. It's the story of a Spanish boy and guitarist who was captured by the Comanche Indians and grew up in bondage. It. Harold Keith has 16 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Harold Keith’s most popular book is Rifles for Watie. Except in Harold Keith's stunning Komantcia the Comanches have generally been slighted, while the other Indians of Texas&#;who occupy half this volume&#;mostly disappeared early and .Harold Verne Keith (April 8, – Febru ) was a Newbery Medal-winning American author.

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No. 11 for Griffis is "Danger on the Homestead," a new story for third, fourth and fifth graders by Tulsa's Bessie Holland Heck, who has written seven books.