Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Who was Maria Tallchief? /

by Gourley, Catherine; Taylor, Val Paul [ill.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Who was-- ?. Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, c2002Description: 103 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781451736588 : PBD; 1451736584 : PBD.Other title: Who is Maria Tallchief?.Subject(s): Tallchief, Maria -- Juvenile literature | Ballerinas -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Indian ballerinas -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Osage Indians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Tallchief, Maria | Ballet dancers | Osage Indians -- Biography | Indians of North America -- Biography | Women -- BiographySummary: A biography of the Osage Indian ballerina whose love of dance took her from a life on a reservation to a career on the stage.
List(s) this item appears in: Adult New Reader
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Books Books Altadena Main Library
Children's Collection Children's Biography J BIO TAL, M. Checked out 10/25/2019 39270003534793

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Offers readers the story of Maria Tallchief, a Native American woman who was born on a reservation in 1925 and grew up to become America's first prima ballerina under the direction of George Balanchine. Simultaneous.

A biography of the Osage Indian ballerina whose love of dance took her from a life on a reservation to a career on the stage.

Novelist Select