Goodbird the Indian: His Story
This vivid memoir for young readers, first published in 1914, offers a unique look at the Hidatsa people's early reservation years. In simple and appealing prose, Goodbird describes growing up and learning about traditional skills, religious beliefs, and history during a time of tumultuous change. Introduction by Mary Jane Schneider. Ages 12 and up.
- By: Edward Goodbird as told to Gilbert Wilson
- Format: Paper, 111 pp., 1985, illus.
- Publisher: MNHS Press
- Product ##: 9780873511889
Praise for Goodbird the Indian:
"Though directed at children, this will provide adults, too, with an insightful look into a gentle people facing overwhelming change."--St. Paul Pioneer Press Dispatch