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This novel of the Dakota Sioux written by Sioux ethnologist Deloria takes protagonist Waterlily through the everyday and the extraordinary events of a Sioux woman's life.

About the Author

A member of a prominent Yankton Sioux family, Ella Cara Deloria was born in 1889 on the Yankton Reservation and lived as a child on the Standing Rock Reservation. Her studies at Columbia University with Franz Boas resulted in three books, Dakota Texts, Dakota Grammar (a collaboration with Boas), and Speaking of Indians, as well as many other writings.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803247390
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Location:
Lincoln :
Author:
Demallie, Raymond J.
Author:
Deloria, Ella Cara
Subject:
Dakota indians
Subject:
Dakota Indians -- Fiction.
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Literary
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
no. 194
Publication Date:
19880201
Binding:
Hardback
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
244
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.25 in 1 lb

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