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Press, Petra

Overview
Works: 51 works in 120 publications in 1 language and 9,631 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E78.N78, 973.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Petra Press
Indians of the Northwest : traditions, history, legends, and life by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the daily lives, culture, beliefs, social structure, and environment of some of the Native American peoples who lived on the Northwest coast of North America before the coming of Europeans
The 1930s by Petra Press( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, economic, and cultural life of the United States in the troubled 1930s, focusing on the Depression, the Dust Bowl phenomenon, formation of labor unions, the rise of organized crime, and the Golden Age of radio
Native American art by Petra Press( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins, materials, and meaning of the art of the Native peoples of North America, and describes developments in sculpture, basketry, weaving, pottery, jewelry, painting, and other media
The Iroquois by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, customs, religion and way of life of the Iroquois people
The Pueblo by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, customs, religion, artwork, and way of life of the Pueblo people
The Blackfeet by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, customs, religion and way of life of the people of the Blackfeet Nation
The Cherokee by Petra Press( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young readers are introduced to the history and culture of the Cherokee Indians
The Sioux by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, customs, religion and way of life of the Sioux
Great heroes of mythology by Petra Press( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories from different cultures that demonstrate the diverse roles heroes play in mythology
Fidel Castro : an unauthorized biography by Petra Press( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the president of Cuba, Fidel Castro, discussing his childhood, family, revolutionary activities, and role as leader of his country since 1959
The Seminole by Petra Press( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the history, customs, religion and way of life of the Seminole Indian tribe
The Maya by Petra Press( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the culture, religion, survival and daily life of the Mayan people
The Nez Perce by Petra Press( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young readers are introduced to Nez Percé Indian culture and history
The Apache by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the religion, way of life, customs, artwork and survival of the Apache
The Zuni by Petra Press( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, customs, religion, and way of life of the Zuni Indian tribe
A multicultural portrait of the move West by Petra Press( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of westward expansion from the point of view of minorities and women
Czech Republic by Petra Press( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a broad overview of the Czech Republic, its history, its people, and its culture
Mexican Americans by Petra Press( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cheyenne by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young readers are introduced to Cheyenne Indian culture and history
The Shawnee by Petra Press( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young readers are introduced to Shawnee Indian culture and history
 
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The 1930s
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The 1930sNative American artThe IroquoisThe PuebloThe BlackfeetThe CherokeeThe SiouxGreat heroes of mythology