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Growing Up Native American (1993)

by Patricia Riley (Editor)

Other authors: Black Elk (Contributor), Ignatia Broker (Contributor), Joseph Bruchac (Contributor), Ella Cara Deloria (Contributor), Michael Dorris (Contributor)19 more, Richard Erdoes (Contributor), Louise Erdrich (Contributor), Eric L. Gansworth (Contributor), Inés Hernandez (Foreword), Geary Hobson (Contributor), Linda Hogan (Contributor), Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins (Contributor), Basil Johnston (Contributor), Francis La Flesche (Contributor), John Fire Lame Deer (Contributor), Lee Maracle (Contributor), John Joseph Mathews (Contributor), N. Scott Momaday (Contributor), Simon Ortiz (Contributor), Louis Owens (Contributor), Vickie L. Sears (Contributor), Leslie Marmon Silko (Contributor), Luther Standing Bear (Contributor), Anna Lee Walters (Contributor)

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Stories of oppression and survival, of heritage denied and reclaimed -- twenty-two American writers recall childhood in their native land.

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Twenty two American writers recall childhood stories of oppression and survival, of heritage denied and reclaimed.
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Riley, PatriciaEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Black ElkContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Broker, IgnatiaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bruchac, JosephContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Deloria, Ella CaraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dorris, MichaelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Erdoes, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Erdrich, LouiseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gansworth, Eric L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hernandez, InésForewordsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hobson, GearyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hogan, LindaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hopkins, Sarah WinnemuccaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnston, BasilContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
La Flesche, FrancisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lame Deer, John FireContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maracle, LeeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mathews, John JosephContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Momaday, N. ScottContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ortiz, SimonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Owens, LouisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sears, Vickie L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Silko, Leslie MarmonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Standing Bear, LutherContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Walters, Anna LeeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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[My Grandfather] and the grandmothers and grandfathers before him thought about us as they lived, confirmed in their beliefs of a continuing life...[T]hey brought our present beings into existence by the beliefs they held.
..........Simon Ortiz
This book is dedicated
to the Native American children
of the past, present, and future
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I am a Mimipu (Nex Pierce) woman on my mom's side, and a woman of Mexican Indian descent on my dad's.
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