Wilma's way home : the life of Wilma Mankiller
- 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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|Covington Branch||J B M2784r (Text)||33126024213146||J New Biography||Available||-|
|Erlanger Branch||J B M2784r (Text)||33126024213161||JBiography||Available||-|
|Wm. E. Durr Branch||J B M2784r (Text)||33126024213153||JBiography||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1484747186
- ISBN: 9781484747186
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: Los Angeles : Disney HYPERION, 2019.
- Copyright: ©2019
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|Summary, etc.:||"A picture book biography of Wilma Mankiller, the first female chief of the Cherokee Nation."--Provided by publisher.|
|Target Audience Note:||
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