Native American Wisdom, Maxims and Spiritual Insights (2nd Edition)
Collection of poignant quotes from 50 Native American women and men (17th century to 20th century) as they witness their way of life transformed from self-determination to assimilation. Includes biographical information, historical facts, and link to a complimentary copy of "Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains" by Charles A. Eastman (Ohiyesa), a Sioux activist, lecturer and physician. More
In "Native American Wisdom, Maxims and Spiritual Insights" (2nd Edition) you can hear the voices of 50 Native Americans - including Chief Seattle, Cochise, Chief Joseph, Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, Tecumseh, and Gertrude Simmons Bonnin (Zitkala-Sa) - as they witness their way of life transformed from self-determination to assimilation.
The 2nd Edition also contains a link to a free copy of a book written in 1918 by Charles A. Eastman (Ohiyesa), a Sioux physician, author and Native American rights activist. Written by a contemporary, "Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains" provides an intimate account of the lives of 15 Native American chiefs.
The collection of poignant quotes, biographical information and historical facts in "Native American Wisdom, Maxims and Spiritual Insights" will inspire you. Native Americans from the 17th century through the 20th century eloquently express their views on friendship, war, life after death, love, spirituality, God, the environment, the interconnection of all beings, cultural similarities and differences, being forced onto government reservations, and losing their ancestral homes.