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Stokesified!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 157,890. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Frank A. Stokes (1954-2010) said "Stokesified" to describe how any sound he heard he made his own. Raised in Brooklyn NY, he saw the rock and roll shows of Alan Freed and Murray The K. Playing in the 1970's CBGB's underground, emerging after meeting Jaco Pastorius as a jazz composer on fretless bass and recording, Frank Stokes honored his Native American heritage by offering each note as a prayer.
On the Edge of Nowhere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
His father is a white trapper, his mother an Athabascan Indian who walks a thousand miles in winter to reunite with her family. Jimmy Huntington learns early how to survive on the land. He is only seven when his mother dies, and must care for his younger siblings. A courageous and inspiring man, Huntington hunts, fights bears, survives close calls and he becomes a championship sled-dog racer.
You Shoot Me Now: Based on the True Story of Walla Tonehka
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
After a Choctaw Indian is convicted of murder and is sentenced to be executed, he is allowed to go free and play baseball for his team if he will promise to return after his final game to be shot. He agrees.
Rain-in-the-Face: Was He the Man Who Killed Custer?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
The name Rain-in-the-Face struck fear into the hearts of white men. He was a fierce Sioux warrior who fought in many battles. One of those fights was the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where General George Armstrong Custer was killed. Many people say Rain-in-the-Face killed Custer. Others said that he killed Tom Custer, General Custer’s brother, and cut out his heart. What is the truth?
Cold River Spirits
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Epicenter Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Cold River Spirits is a wryly humorous and inspirational story about a proud Alaska Native family struggling to survive in two worlds. Sam and Louise Harper and their ten children make a soul-grinding transition into a modern white-dominated society where they face bigotry, poverty and illness. The author explores her family's powerful conflicts between the past and the future.
GELA de Ihuatzio
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
GELA es la mujer mística, la sabia, la chamana que convive con todos los grupos gnósticos. De sangre azul, es purépecha. Guardiana de costumbres y conocimientos ancestrales. Facilitadora de temascales a 300 metros de las Yácatas, pirámides del Sol y la Luna. Es madre de dos niñas preciosas y esposa sacerdotisa. Conócela en estas breves páginas.
The Place
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,320. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Is there life after death?  The Place answers this question through the author's personal experiences. The Place is the heartwarming story of two brothers' love for one another as they enter and exit each other lives during their walk together. It's a story of love, loss and healing. “Jerry McGowan, is “connected” to that spirit world beyond." Eagle Man, Oglala Sioux-Mother Earth Spirituality