The Adventures of Thomas in Hopi Land (Paperback)

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The Adventures of Thomas in Hopi Land (Paperback)

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This amazing book chronicles the adventures of Thomas Polywetewa, a young Hopi boy who lives on the Hopi reservation in Northern Arizona. Partially based on a famous Hopi story by Edward Kennard, the story describes the battle to save a Hopi village from plunder. The book explores many aspects of the wonderful culture of the Hopi tribe. Young Thomas is intent on learning everything he can about the "Hopi Way" from his grandfather, the most important elder in the village of Mishongovi on Second Mesa in Northern Arizona. The story embraces the traditions and ceremonies important to the culture of the tribe, including several ceremonies and the famous Chu'tiva Hopi Snake Dance. Thomas learns about the history of his people and is intent on participating in the ceremonies where he learns bravery and dedication to other members of his clan.



Product Details ISBN: 9798892280532
Publisher: Patrick Dallabetta
Publication Date: March 1st, 2024
Pages: 48
Language: English