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By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

ISBN-10: 1602232911

ISBN-13: 9781602232914

This ebook attracts on little-known oral histories from the Yup’ik humans of southwest Alaska to element a interval of bow-and-arrow struggle that happened within the quarter among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of study, dialogue, and box recordings related to multiple hundred Yup’ik women and men, Anguyiim Nalliini tells a narrative not only of warfare and violence, but additionally of its cultural context—the origins of position names, the expansion of indigenous architectural practices, the personalities of trendy warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

The e-book is gifted in bilingual structure, 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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By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

ISBN-10: 1602232911

ISBN-13: 9781602232914

This ebook attracts on little-known oral histories from the Yup’ik humans of southwest Alaska to element a interval of bow-and-arrow struggle that happened within the quarter among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of study, dialogue, and box recordings related to multiple hundred Yup’ik women and men, Anguyiim Nalliini tells a narrative not only of warfare and violence, but additionally of its cultural context—the origins of position names, the expansion of indigenous architectural practices, the personalities of trendy warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

The e-book is gifted in bilingual structure, 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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