Stories of the Sioux, New Edition

By: Standing Bear, Luther

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Luther Standing Bear, a Lakota Sioux born in the 1860s, heard these legends in his youth, when his people were being moved to reservations. In haunting mood and imagery, they celebrate the old nomadic life of the Sioux, when buffalo were plentiful and all nature fed the spirit. The twenty stories honor not only the buffalo but also the dog, the horse, the eagle, and the wolf as workaday helpers and agents of divine intervention; the wisdom of the medicine man; and the heroism and resourcefulness of individual men and women.

Title: Stories of the Sioux, New Edition

Author Name: Standing Bear, Luther

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Bison Books:

ISBN Number: 0803293356

ISBN Number 13: 9780803293359

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z0803293356Z2

Description: 0803293356 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!