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Ojibwe sky star map constellation guidebook : an introduction to Ojibwe Star knowledge / Annette S. Lee, William Wilson, Jeff Tibbetts, Carl Gawboy.

Lee, Annette S., (author,, illustrator.). Wilson, William (Artist), (author,, illustrator.). Tibbetts, Jeffrey, (author.). Gawboy, Carl, (author.). Native Skywatchers. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Moorhead Public Library 970.3 OJI (Text) 33500013441290 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780615986784
  • ISBN: 0615986781
  • Physical Description: 45 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: [St. Cloud, MN] : [Native Skywatchers], 2014.
  • Manufacturer: North Rocks, CA : Lightning Source-Ingram Spark

Content descriptions

General Note:
MN American Indian literature.
"All text, illustrations, and photos by Annette S. Lee and William Wilson, except where otherwise credited."--Title page verso.
Appendix includes Ojibwe celestial vocabulary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 45).
Summary, etc.:
"This book is an outgrowth of Native Skywatchers research and programming ... We seek to address the crisis of the loss of the indigenous star knowledge, specifically the Dakota and Ojibwe who are the native peoples of Minnesota ... Together, we have created two astronomically accurate and culturally important star maps, Ojibwe Giizhig Anang Masinaa'igan - Ojibwe Sky Star Map and Makoce Wicanhpi Wowapi - D(Lakota) Sky Star Map, which were first disseminated to regional educators at a Native Skywatchers Middle School Teacher workshop in June 2012"--Introduction.
Subject: Indian astronomy > North America.
Indian astronomy > Minnesota.
Ojibwa mythology.
Constellations > Mythology.
Stars > Mythology.
Ojibwa astronomy.
Ojibwa calendar.
Indian astronomy.
Ojibwa mythology.
Stars > Mythology.
North America.
Genre: Celestial charts.
Celestial charts.

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