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Ceremony

Verfasser/in: Leslie Marmon Silko
Verlag: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1986, ©1977.
Serien: Contemporary American fiction.
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Belletristik : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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This story, set on an Indian reservation just after World War II, concerns the return home of a war-weary Laguna Pueblo young man. Tayo, a young Native American, has been a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II, and the horrors of captivity have almost eroded his will to survive. His return to the Laguna Pueblo reservation only increases his feeling of estrangement and alienation. While other returning  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Fiction
Western stories
Physisches Format Online version:
Silko, Leslie, 1948-
Ceremony.
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1986, ©1977
(OCoLC)605679266
Medientyp: Belletristik
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Leslie Marmon Silko
ISBN: 0140086838 9780140086836
OCLC-Nummer: 12554441
Anmerkungen: Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1977.
Beschreibung: 262 pages ; 20 cm.
Serientitel: Contemporary American fiction.
Verfasserangabe: Leslie Marmon Silko.

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Focuses on the lives of young indian veterans home from the war, including Taya, a halfbred whose imprisonment by the Japanese has left him shattered. This novel follows his struggle against  Weiterlesen…

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An exceptional novela cause for celebration. ("The Washington Post Book World") Her assurance, her gravity, her flexibility are all wonderful gifts. ("The New York Review of Books") The novel is very Weiterlesen…

 
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