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The Names (N. Scott Momaday Collection)

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Of all of the works of N. Scott Momaday, The Names may be the most personal. A memoir of his boyhood in Oklahoma and the Southwest, it is also described by Momaday as "an act of the imagination. When I turn my mind to my early life, it is the imaginative part of it that comes first and irresistibly into reach, and of that part I take hold." Complete with family photos, The Names is a book that will captivate readers who wish to experience the Native American way of life.

About the Author

A preeminent practitioner of twentieth century literature, N. Scott Momaday is perhaps best known for having blazed a trail for contemporary Native American writers. A Pulitzer Prize winner and member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences,

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816517008
Author:
Momaday, N. Scott
Publisher:
University of Arizona Press
Location:
Tucson :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Authors
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature and Essays
Series:
N. Scott Momaday Collection
Series Volume:
05-10082
Publication Date:
19960901
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
170
Dimensions:
8.90x5.85x.79 in. .96 lbs.

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