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Abenaki-Penobscot: See Abenaki
"Abenaki-Penobscot" is a linguistic term referring to the Algonquian language spoken by the Abenaki
and Penobscot tribes. These two tribes are culturally and politically distinct from each other, but
they speak dialects of the same language.
Here are links to our webpages about the Abenaki and Penobscot tribes and their language:
Abenaki Tribe for Kids
Abenaki legend and myth
Eastern Woodland Native Americans
Here are a few good books about the Abenaki-Penobscot:
Voice of the Dawn
The Language of Basket Making
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