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Night Flying Woman

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An Ojibway Narrative

Author Ignatia Broker

Minnesota Historical Society Press (March 15, 1983)

With the art of a practiced storyteller, Ignatia Broker recounts the life of her great-great-grandmother.

Description

With the art of a practiced storyteller, Ignatia Broker recounts the life of her great-great-grandmother, Night Flying Woman, who was born in the mid-19th century and lived during a chaotic time of enormous change, uprootings, and loss for the Minnesota Ojibway. But this story also tells of her people's great strength and continuity.

Author information

Ignatia Broker, who died in 1987, was a storyteller and teacher in the Ojibway tradition. In 1984 she received a Wonder Woman Foundation award honoring her as a woman striving for peace and equality.

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  • This title is also available at your favorite e-book vendor.
  • 135 pages
  • 5.25 x 8.25 inches
  • ISBN: 9780873511674

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