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Not only was Walker the first to turn the Spokane language into a written form, “The Spokane Primer” was also the first item published by a resident of what is now Washington state. The book contains 12 lessons of words, numbers, and moral and…

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In September of 1858, Colonel George Wright and his men killed about 900 Native American horses. This took place near the Spokane River in Washington, at a location that became known as “Horse Slaughter Camp.” Images from the book "The Spokane…

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Sherman Alexie's first novel, "Reservation Blues," written in 1995. It is the story of Thomas Builds-the-Fire, a Spokane Indian who starts a band after meeting blues musician Robert Johnson. (Front cover image.) Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 R74…

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(Front cover image). This is Alexie's first book - a collection of stories and poems published in 1992. In 2002, Alexie wrote and directed a film of the same name.Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 B87 1992Find through Summit

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Short stories and poems published in 2009 by Sherman Alexie (front cover image).Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 F33 2009Find through Summit

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Stories and poems published in 2000 by Sherman Alexie (front cover image).Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 O53 2000Find through Summit

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Stories and poems published in 1993 by Sherman Alexie, illustrations by Elizabeth Woody (front cover image).Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 O43 1993Find through Summit

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Stories and poems published in 1993 by Sherman Alexie (front cover image).Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 F5 1993Find through Summit

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The novel Flight was published in 2007. It follows the story of an orphan boy who travels through time in search of his identity (front cover image). Penrose Catalog: PS3551.L35774 F57 2007Find through Summit

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Ten poems written by Sherman Alexie, published in 2005. "Dangerous Astronomy is letterpress printed in a limited edition of 850 copies ... One hundred copies have been bound in cloth and boards and numbered and signed by the poet"--Colophon.Find…
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