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Honor the Grandmothers

Dakota and Lakota Women Tell Their Stories

Honor the Grandmothers( )
Author: Penman, Sarah
ISBN:978-0-87351-384-5
Publication Date:Oct 2000
Publisher:Minnesota Historical Society Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

In this poignant collection of oral histories, four Indian elders recount their life stories in their own quiet but uncompromising words. Growing up and living in Minnesota and the Dakotas, Stella Pretty Sounding Flute and Iola Columbus (Dakota)and Celane Not Help Him and Cecelia Hernandez Montgomery (Lakota) share recollections of early family life interrupted by years at government boarding schools designed to eradicate tribal culture. Recounting their complex lives, the grandmothers...
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Book Details
Pages:153
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.8 x 6.045 x 0.265 Inches
Book Weight:0.733 Pounds



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