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2 edition of ten grandmothers. found in the catalog.

ten grandmothers.

Alice Marriott

ten grandmothers.

by Alice Marriott

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe civilization of the American Indian -- 26
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 306zbill ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13753619M

  The Grandma Book and The Grandpa Book by Todd Parr. though I hasten to add that modern day grandmothers don't at all tally with the frilly-bonnetted, timid, bedridden archetype depicted in. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Ten Grandmothers - Alice Marriott 2nd Printing HCDJ Kiowa Indian Tribe at the best Seller Rating: % positive.

Grandmothers (I Come As One But I Stand As Ten Thousand) was inspired by Throssel's portraits of Crow women circa The images depict a range of generations, from young to elderly, and a range of dress, with some women in their best regalia and others in more casual dress. Book of Janu The Ten Grandmothers, by Alice Lee Marriott. One hundred years of Kiowa history, in stories about ordinary lives, based on personal memories. This entry was posted in Reviews and tagged american history, anthropology, autobiography, biography, kiowa, native americans.

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A chronological recounting of Kiowa life and legends, as told by the Indians to the author, covering the years from to In the unself-conscious style, in the very human touches, in the tracing of the coming of the white men and the changes their advent set in train, this is able ethnological material, which makes the history of one tribe of American Indians a readable, interesting story.

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