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Lakota woman, by Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes

Label
Lakota woman
Title
Lakota woman
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes
Creator
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A unique autobiography unparalleled in American Indian literature, and a deeply moving account of a woman's triumphant struggle to survive in a hostile world. This is the powerful autobiography of Mary Brave Bird, who grew up in the misery of a South Dakota reservation. Rebelling against the violence and hopelessness of reservation life, she joined the tribal pride movement in an effort to bring about much-needed changes. Now a major movie from TNT
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brave Bird, Mary
Dewey number
  • 978.3/62
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.D1
LC item number
C833 1991
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Erdoes, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brave Bird, Mary
  • Brave Bird, Mary
  • Crow Dog, Mary
  • Brave Bird, Mary
  • Lakota women
  • Dakota Indians
  • Rosebud Indian Reservation (S.D.)
  • Dakota Indians
  • Lakota women
  • South Dakota
  • Autobiografie
  • Frau
  • Sioux
  • Dakota (Indiens)
  • Crow Dog, Mary
  • Réserves indiennes
  • Rosebud Indian Reservation (S.D.)
  • Frau
  • Sioux
  • Teton women
  • Dakota Indians
  • Rosebud Indian Reservation (S.D.)
  • Indians, North American
  • Social Conditions
  • Women
Label
Lakota woman, by Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/90055980.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A woman from He-Dog -- Invisible fathers -- Civilize them with a stick -- Drinking and fighting -- Aimlessness -- We AIM not to please -- Crying for a dream -- Cankpe Opi Wakpala -- The siege -- The ghosts return -- Birth giving -- Sioux and elephants never forget -- Two cut-off hands -- Cante Ishta : the eye of the heart -- The eagle caged -- Ho Uway Tinkte : my voice you shall hear -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm22911514
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
263 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060973896
Lccn
90055980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22911514
  • (OCoLC)22911514
Label
Lakota woman, by Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/90055980.html
Publication
Note
Originally published: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A woman from He-Dog -- Invisible fathers -- Civilize them with a stick -- Drinking and fighting -- Aimlessness -- We AIM not to please -- Crying for a dream -- Cankpe Opi Wakpala -- The siege -- The ghosts return -- Birth giving -- Sioux and elephants never forget -- Two cut-off hands -- Cante Ishta : the eye of the heart -- The eagle caged -- Ho Uway Tinkte : my voice you shall hear -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm22911514
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
263 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060973896
Lccn
90055980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22911514
  • (OCoLC)22911514

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