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Rez life : an Indian's journey through reservation life

Author: David Treuer
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Novelist David Treuer examines Native American reservation life--past and present--illuminating misunderstood contemporary issues of sovereignty, treaty rights, and natural-resource conservation while also exploring crime and poverty, casinos and wealth, and the preservation of native language and culture.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: David Treuer; David Treuer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Treuer
ISBN: 9780802119711 0802119719
OCLC Number: 741538980
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Description: 330 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Res life
Responsibility: David Treuer.
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Novelist David Treuer examines Native American reservation life--past and present--illuminating misunderstood contemporary issues of sovereignty, treaty rights, and natural-resource conservation while also exploring crime and poverty, casinos and wealth, and the preservation of native language and culture.

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Winner of the Minnesota Book Award An affecting portrait of his childhood home, Leech Lake Indian Reservation, and his people, the Ojibwe. "The New York Times" In a book that is part memoir, part Read more...

 
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