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Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit : essays on Native American life today, Leslie Marmon Silko

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Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit : essays on Native American life today
Title
Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit
Title remainder
essays on Native American life today
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Marmon Silko
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of essays on Native American life in contemporary America, exploring issues such as Pueblo language and literature, the importance of the land to the Indian people, and the unfair treatment Native Americans receive from the U.S. legal system
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Silko, Leslie Marmon
Dewey number
970.004/97
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E59.P45
LC item number
S55 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian philosophy
  • Indians
  • Indians
Label
Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit : essays on Native American life today, Leslie Marmon Silko
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205)
Contents
  • Hunger stalked the tribal people
  • Fences against freedom
  • The border patrol state
  • Fifth world : the return of Ma ah shra true ee, the giant serpent
  • Notes on Almanac of the dead
  • Tribal prophecies
  • Stone Avenue mural
  • An expression of profound gratitude to the Maya Zapatistas, January 1, 1994
  • Books : Notes on Mixtec and Maya screenfolds, picture books of preconquest Mexico
  • As a child I loved to draw and cut paper
  • Introduction
  • The Indian with a camera
  • On photography
  • An essay on rocks
  • On nonfiction prose
  • Old and new autobiographical notes
  • Interior and exterior landscapes : the Pueblo migration stories
  • Language and literature from a Pueblo Indian perspective
  • Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit
  • America's debt to the Indian nations : atoning for a sordid past
  • Auntie Kie talks about U.S. presidents and U.S. Indian policy
  • The people and the land are inseparable
  • Tribal councils : puppets of the U.S. government
Control code
ocm33166359
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
205 p.
Isbn
9780684811536
Lccn
95038895
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684827070
  • (OCoLC)33166359
Label
Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit : essays on Native American life today, Leslie Marmon Silko
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205)
Contents
  • Hunger stalked the tribal people
  • Fences against freedom
  • The border patrol state
  • Fifth world : the return of Ma ah shra true ee, the giant serpent
  • Notes on Almanac of the dead
  • Tribal prophecies
  • Stone Avenue mural
  • An expression of profound gratitude to the Maya Zapatistas, January 1, 1994
  • Books : Notes on Mixtec and Maya screenfolds, picture books of preconquest Mexico
  • As a child I loved to draw and cut paper
  • Introduction
  • The Indian with a camera
  • On photography
  • An essay on rocks
  • On nonfiction prose
  • Old and new autobiographical notes
  • Interior and exterior landscapes : the Pueblo migration stories
  • Language and literature from a Pueblo Indian perspective
  • Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit
  • America's debt to the Indian nations : atoning for a sordid past
  • Auntie Kie talks about U.S. presidents and U.S. Indian policy
  • The people and the land are inseparable
  • Tribal councils : puppets of the U.S. government
Control code
ocm33166359
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
205 p.
Isbn
9780684811536
Lccn
95038895
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684827070
  • (OCoLC)33166359

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