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12 edition of On the rez found in the catalog.

On the rez

by Ian Frazier

  • 232 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War Lance, Le,
  • Oglala Indians,
  • Indians of North America -- Great Plains,
  • Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-298) and index.

    StatementIan Frazier.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.O3 F73 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13626206M
    ISBN 100374226385
    LC Control Number99028353
    OCLC/WorldCa41143054

    The Rez Road Follies brings to a wider audience Northrup's consummate skills as a storyteller. In this always engaging book, Northrup ladles out family and community stories, mixed liberally with pointed observations on a range of issues affecting Indian-white relations, from treaty rights to sports mascots. I write this review with a variety of questions brewing inside of my head as to what position and stance to expose toward a bunch of words bound together on pages of a book that sells for $ I am torn between the poles of my anthropologically and.

    Boozhoo Students: Rez Life by David Treuer () promises to explain how Indian reservations were established, how they changed, what reservation life is today, and what they will our purposes, the book provides a much needed counterpoint to what policy makers intended by presenting graphic examples of the impact of legislation (like the Dawes Act) and court decisions on Native. Rez Life: An Indian’s Journey Through Reservation Life offers an insider’s perspective on what it means to be Native American. In the s in the small village of Ball Club, Minn., a school.

    New York. Atlantic Monthly Press. ISBN The cover of David Treuer’s newest book, Rez Life: An Indian’s Journey through Reservation Life, evokes the tough but rewarding work of gathering wild rice on what could be one of many Ojibwe reservations throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin. The photo is an apt choice because the same words that define the picture also.   On the Rez is a sharp, unflinching account of the modern-day American Indian experience, especially that of the Oglala Sioux, who now live on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the plains and badlands of the American West. Crazy Horse, perhaps the greatest Indian war leader of the s, and Black Elk, the holy man whose teachings achieved worldwide renown, were Oglala; in /5(13).


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