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Almanac of the dead : a novel

Author: Leslie Marmon Silko
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leslie dramatizes the often desperate struggle of native peoples in the Americas to keep, at all costs, the core of their culture: their way of seeing, their way of believing, their way of being.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Silko, Leslie, 1948-
Almanac of the dead.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1991
(OCoLC)551389473
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Marmon Silko
ISBN: 0671666088 9780671666088
OCLC Number: 23942058
Description: 763 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: The United States of America; Tucson --
San Diego --
Southwest --
South --
The border --
The north --
West Tucson --
Indian country --
Part Two: Mexico; Reign of death-eye dog --
Reign of fire-eye macaw --
Part Three: Africa; New Jersey --
Arizona --
El Paso --
Part Four: The Americas; Mountains --
Rivers --
Part Five: The fifth world; The foes --
The warriors --
The struggle --
Part Six: One world, many tribes; Prophecy.
Responsibility: by Leslie Marmon Silko.

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Leslie dramatizes the often desperate struggle of native peoples in the Americas to keep, at all costs, the core of their culture: their way of seeing, their way of believing, their way of being.

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