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Selu: Seeking the Corn-Mother's Wisdom

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Publisher Comments:

Introduces the traditional life-giving story of the Corn-Mother, called selu by the Cherokee.

Synopsis:

"A candid, autobiographical record--part story, part essay, part poetry--Selu is also an example of an expanding list of recent and forthcoming books that herald a more interior way of viewing the Native American experience".--Publishers Weekly. Line illustrations.

About the Author

Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, and brought up in Oak Ridge, Awiakta creates a unique weaving of her Cherokee/Appalachian heritages with science to express her basic theme: respect for the web of life.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781555912062
Subtitle:
Seeking the Corn-Mother's Wisdom
Foreword:
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl
Foreword by:
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl
Foreword:
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl
Author:
Awiakta, Marilou
Author:
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl
Author:
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl
Publisher:
Fulcrum Publishing
Location:
Golden, Colo. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Native American Studies - Spirituality
Subject:
Human ecology
Subject:
Southern states
Subject:
Environmental degradation
Subject:
Cherokee Indians
Subject:
Cherokee philosophy
Subject:
Southern States Social conditions.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Spirituality
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Subject:
Spirituality
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
9481
Publication Date:
19940719
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1 in 20 oz

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"Synopsis" by , "A candid, autobiographical record--part story, part essay, part poetry--Selu is also an example of an expanding list of recent and forthcoming books that herald a more interior way of viewing the Native American experience".--Publishers Weekly. Line illustrations.
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