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By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

This booklet attracts on little-known oral histories from the Yup’ik humans of southwest Alaska to element a interval of bow-and-arrow battle that came about within the area among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of study, dialogue, and box recordings concerning multiple 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 trendy warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

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

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