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By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

ISBN-10: 1602232911

ISBN-13: 9781602232914

This publication attracts on little-known oral histories from the Yup’ik humans of southwest Alaska to aspect a interval of bow-and-arrow battle that came about within the zone among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of study, dialogue, and box recordings regarding a couple of hundred Yup’ik women and men, Anguyiim Nalliini tells a narrative not only of struggle and violence, but in addition of its cultural context—the origins of position names, the expansion of indigenous architectural practices, the personalities of well known warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

The ebook is gifted in bilingual layout, with facing-page translations, and it'll be hailed as a landmark paintings within the research of Alaska local background and anthropology.

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