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Up Ghost River
Up Ghost River
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307399878
Our Price: $32.00
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Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $32.00

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

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Up Ghost River
Up Ghost River
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307399908
Our Price: $16.99
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Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

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Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory

Written by Lucien M. Turner
Introduction by Stephen Loring


Format: eBook, 189 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $49.95

Lucien Turner arrived at the present-day community of Kuujjuaq on the northern Quebec-Labrador peninsula in 1882. As with his earlier long-term appointments in Alaska, he primarily conducted meteorological, atmospheric, and tidal observations for the U.S. Army's Signal Corps. But he also developed a meaningful rapport with the Innu and Inuit, spending... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Raramuri Souls
Knowledge and Social Process in Northern Mexico
Written by William L. Merrill


Format: eBook, 237 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $37.95

In his sensitive portrayal of the Raramuri (or Tarahumara) Indians, Merrill examines the ways in which a society, lacking formal educational institutions, produces and transmits its basic knowledge about the world. Read more >
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Ethnicity, Hunter-Gatherers, and the "Other"
Association or Assimilation in Africa
Edited by Susan Kent


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $64.95

As the world continues to shrink owing to globalization, the need to understand the diversity of culturally distinct societies and their interactions with neighboring groups becomes greater than ever. Susan Kent has invited an international team of experts to present their insights into how one type of society, African hunter-gatherers, has... Read more >
The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun
A Mayan Tale of Ecstasy, Time, and Finding One's True Form
Written by Martin Prechtel
Illustrated by Martin Prechtel


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $13.95

Author and illustrator Martín Prechtel is internationally known for his explorations of ancient folklore and uncovering the lessons therein for modern readers. In The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun, he revives a hitherto unknown Guatemalan Tzutujil Mayan tale of the beginnings of the world with a poetic retelling of... Read more >
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Stealing Benefacio's Roses

Written by Martin Prechtel
Illustrated by Martin Prechtel


Format: eBook, 392 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $18.95

Following the acclaimed Secrets of The Talking Jaguar and Long Life, Honey in the Heart, this is an expansive, lyrical novel in the tradition of indigenous oral storytelling. Based on the author's many years of living in a Guatemalan village, Stealing Benefacio's Roses interweaves dramatic recountings of village life and the... Read more >
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Stealing Benefacio's Roses
Stealing Benefacio's Roses
Written by Martin Prechtel, Illustrated by Martin Prechtel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556435874
Our Price: $18.95
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Stealing Benefacio's Roses

Written by Martin Prechtel
Illustrated by Martin Prechtel


Format: Trade Paperback, 392 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2006
Price: $18.95

Following the acclaimed Secrets of The Talking Jaguar and Long Life, Honey in the Heart, this is an expansive, lyrical novel in the tradition of indigenous oral storytelling. Based on the author's many years of living in a Guatemalan village, Stealing Benefacio's Roses interweaves dramatic recountings of village life and the... Read more >
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The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun
The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun
Written by Martin Prechtel, Illustrated by Martin Prechtel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556436000
Our Price: $13.95
 Quantity: 1 
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The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun
A Mayan Tale of Ecstasy, Time, and Finding One's True Form
Written by Martin Prechtel
Illustrated by Martin Prechtel


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2005
Price: $13.95

Author and illustrator Martín Prechtel is internationally known for his explorations of ancient folklore and uncovering the lessons therein for modern readers. In The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun, he revives a hitherto unknown Guatemalan Tzutujil Mayan tale of the beginnings of the world with a poetic retelling of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Long Life, Honey in the Heart
Long Life, Honey in the Heart
Written by Martin Prechtel, Illustrated by Martin Prechtel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556435386
Our Price: $18.95
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Long Life, Honey in the Heart

Written by Martin Prechtel
Illustrated by Martin Prechtel


Format: Trade Paperback, 392 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2004
Price: $18.95

Martín Prechtel continues the narrative of his unique life in Santiago, Atitlan in Long Life, Honey in the Heart, an eloquent memoir replete with the subtle intelligence and sophistication of Mayan culture. Set against the dramatic backdrop of Guatemala's political upheaval in the 1980s, this heady mix of magic, humor, and... Read more >
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