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Bear Dancer: the Story of a Ute Girl


Author: Wyss  Thelma H.
Publisher: McElderry
Subject/Category: 5-8
Year Reviewed:: 2006
ISBN: 1416902856
Review: The historical fiction story of Elk Tooth Dress, of the Ute tribe, is presented in different years of her life. From a young girl, to being kidnapped by the Cheyennes, traded to the Arapahos, then the intervention of the white man. The author's note takes us to other information about Elk Tooth Dress and her contribution in saving the lives of several white women.

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