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1861: The Civil War Awakening
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 194,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018 by author370. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » History » American
A gripping and original account of how the Civil War began and a second American revolution unfolded, setting Abraham Lincoln on the path to greatness and millions of slaves on the road to freedom.
Finding the Chulel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Gina Kanbalam Miranda has been given a mission. Ochi, an old Mayan timekeeper entrusted her with learning and sharing the Mayan calendar. While seemingly an easy endeavor, Gina struggled to navigate modern society and tried, without success, to have it all - a successful romantic and remunerative life, while still trying to fulfill the ancestral and spiritual quest.
Eskimo Star: From the Tundra to Tinseltown, the Ray Mala Story
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The marquee of the Astor Theater in New York City billed the 1933 premier of Eskimo as “THE BIGGEST PICTURE EVER MADE,” propelling a 27-year-old Inupiat Eskimo from Candle, Alaska, to overnight stardom. Illustrated with color photos and movie posters, this is the story of Ray Wise Mala, the first Alaskan to become a Hollywood movie star and the first non-white actor to play in a leading role.
Stand Like a Man The Story of Duke "The Indian"
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 97,200. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
From author, Donna King-Nykolaycuyk, the World War II military memoir of Cpl. Loren Duke Abdalla. Facing civilian life, Duke struggled to cope with the memories of battle. Told in its honest simplicity, the story of Duke reveals a vital, personal account of a man with an indomitable spirit, seeking peace after experiencing the horrors of war.
Dreaming Bears
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Dreaming Bears is the true story of the rare friendship that develops between a young medical student with deep roots in the South and an elderly Indian couple in the wilds of northeast Alaska. In 1961, Mike Holloway, his brother Ted, and a college friend set our from South Carolina to spend the summer hiking in Arctic Alaska, intending to live off the land.
Stokesified!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 157,890. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » History » Native American
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.
Cold River Spirits
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.