Standing Tall: The Lifeway of Kathryn Jones Harrison

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How does a woman survive a concerted campaign to deny her humanity, by the government at the national level and by her foster parents and spouse at the most intimate level? Standing Tall , the biography of Oregon tribal leader Kathryn Jones Harrison, recounts the Grand Rondes' resurgence from the ashes of disastrous federal policies designed to terminate their very existence. The tribe's revival paralleled -- and was propelled by -- Harrison's determination to overcome daunting personal odds. Harrison's life story puts a ...

Standing Tall: The Lifeway of Kathryn Jones Harrison 2005, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295985824

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