Download PDF by Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden: Anguyiim Nalliini/Time of Warring: The History of

By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

ISBN-10: 1602232911

ISBN-13: 9781602232914

This publication attracts on little-known oral histories from the Yup’ik humans of southwest Alaska to aspect a interval of bow-and-arrow conflict that happened within the sector among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of study, dialogue, and box recordings regarding a couple of hundred Yup’ik women and men, Anguyiim Nalliini tells a narrative not only of battle and violence, but additionally of its cultural context—the origins of position names, the expansion of indigenous architectural practices, the personalities of admired warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

The publication is gifted in bilingual structure, with facing-page translations, and it'll be hailed as a landmark paintings within the examine of Alaska local heritage and anthropology.

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