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The Lakota way of strength and courage : lessons in resilience from the bow and arrow

Author: Joseph Marshall
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Sounds True, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the mythic tradition of the Lakota, the bow and arrow were more than just tools—they were symbols of flexibility and strength. In this treasury of teaching stories, history, and piercing cultural insights, storyteller and craftsman Joseph Marshall III considers the metaphor of the bow and arrow as a path to personal growth, better resilience, and a life lived with true integrity. -- ‡c From back cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Marshall
ISBN: 9781604078787 1604078782
OCLC Number: 741751298
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Body/Mind/Spirit) 2012
Description: xviii, 184 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Transformation --
Simplicity --
Purpose --
Strength --
Resiliency --
The stone carriers --
Afterword : parting shots.
Responsibility: Joseph M. Marshall III.

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In the mythic tradition of the Lakota, the bow and arrow were more than just tools—they were symbols of flexibility and strength. In this treasury of teaching stories, history, and piercing cultural insights, storyteller and craftsman Joseph Marshall III considers the metaphor of the bow and arrow as a path to personal growth, better resilience, and a life lived with true integrity. -- ‡c From back cover.

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