Pieces of White Shell
ISBN: 0826309690
EAN13: 9780826309693
Language: English
Pages: 176
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
This unusual book is an introduction to Navajo culture by a storyteller. Steeped in the lore of the Navajo reservation, where she worked as a teacher, the author came to see Navajo legend and ritual as touchstones for evaluating her own experience. She presents them here as a means for all people to locate their own history, traditions, and sense of how to live well.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover This unusual book is an introduction to Navajo culture by a storyteller. Steeped in the lore of the Navajo reservation, where she worked as a teacher, the author came to see Navajo legend and ritual as touchstones for evaluating her own experience.
From the front Cover Introduction to Navajo culture by a storyteller.