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Where courage is like a wild horse

the world of an Indian orphanage

by Sharon Skolnick

  • 108 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oklahoma
    • Subjects:
    • Skolnick, Sharon, 1944 Oct. 3-,
    • Murrow Indian Orphanage,
    • Chiricahua Indians -- Biography,
    • Indian children -- Oklahoma -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSharon Skolnick (Okee-Chee) and Manny Skolnick.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsSkolnick, Manny, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.C68 S53 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 148 p. ;
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL656994M
      ISBN 100803242638
      LC Control Number97002094

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