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Mourning Dove: A Salishan Autobiography (American Indian Lives)

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About the Author

Mourning Dove was the pen name of Christine Quintasket, a member of the Colville Federated Tribes of eastern Washington State. She was the author of Cogewea, The Half-Blood (one of the first novels to be published by a Native American woman) and Coyote Stories, both reprinted as Bison Books. Jay Miller, formerly assistant director and editor at the DArcy McNickle Center for the History of the American Indian, Newberry Library, Chicago, now is an independent scholar and writer in Seattle. He is the compiler of Earthmaker: Tribal Stories from Native North America.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803231191
Subtitle:
A Salishan Autobiography
Editor:
Miller, Jay
Author:
Mourning Dove
Author:
Mourning
Author:
Miller, Jay
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Location:
Lincoln :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Salishan Indians
Subject:
Salishan Indians -- Social life and customs.
Subject:
Salishan women -- Biography.
Subject:
Salishan women
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Native American
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
American Indian lives
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
19900301
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus., map
Pages:
267
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 1.25 lb

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History and Social Science » Native American » Pacific Northwest

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