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A History Of American Indian Achievement: American Indian Renaissance

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Chronicles the survival of the American Indian, in spite of oppressive wars and other acts that attempted to destroy their culture and future. Highlights N. Scott Momaday winning Pulitzer Prize, John Echohawk founds Native American Rights Fund, the Second Battle of Wounded Knee in 1973, Velarde and Martinez founding the modern American Indian art movement, Wilma Mankiller becoming the Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation, Dr. Frank Dukepoo joining Einstein on Ithaca's Sciencenter Wall of Inspiration, and Jana Mashonee being nominated for a Grammy.

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Runtime: 27 minutes 58 seconds

Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: American Indians Populate The North American Continent
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 1
27 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: The Golden Age Of Ancient American Indians
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 2
28 minutes 10 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: The Great Transition
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 3
28 minutes 49 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: Resistance And Acceptance
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 4
28 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: The New Indian Leaders
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 5
25 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: Plains Indians War
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 6
28 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: A History Of American Indian Achievement: The Emergence Of The American Indian Hero
A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 7
28 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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A History Of American Indian Achievement
Season 0 / Ep 8
27 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

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    Heather P. (Houston, TX)
    August 18th, 2017 at 11:30 AM

    Great film! A must see