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A unique autobiography unparalleled in American Indian literature, and a deeply moving account of a woman's triumphant struggle to survive in a hostile world. This is the powerful autobiography of Mary Brave Bird, who grew up in the misery of a South Dakota reservation. Rebelling against the vi...

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Main Author: Brave Bird, Mary
Other Authors: Erdoes, Richard, 1912-2008
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : HarperPerennial, 1991.
Edition:1st HarperPerennial ed.
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Summary:A unique autobiography unparalleled in American Indian literature, and a deeply moving account of a woman's triumphant struggle to survive in a hostile world. This is the powerful autobiography of Mary Brave Bird, who grew up in the misery of a South Dakota reservation. Rebelling against the violence and hopelessness of reservation life, she joined the tribal pride movement in an effort to bring about much-needed changes. Now a major movie from TNT.
Item Description:Originally published: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990.
Physical Description:263 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
ISBN:0060973897 (pbk.) :
9780060973896 (pbk.)