The Great Circle: A History of the First Nations

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The Lakota holy man Black Elk often used the image of a circle or hoop when he spoke of the history of his people, stating that the power of the World always works in circles, and everything tries to be round. This chronicle of the principal Indian tribes in North America echoes that vision. Folklorist Neil Philip examines the shared experience of many of the First Nations, from their separate existences before whites arrived, to their years of struggle and heartbreak, to the present-day resurgence of their cultures. The ...

The Great Circle: A History of the First Nations 2006, Clarion Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780618159413

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