- Hardcover: 48 pages
- Publisher: HighWater Press (Aug. 7 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1553793943
- ISBN-13: 978-1553793946
- Product Dimensions: 26.7 x 0.1 x 31.1 cm
- Shipping Weight: 680 g
- Average Customer Review: 1 customer review
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #26,483 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Pisim Finds Her Miskanow Hardcover – Aug 7 2013
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In imagining the life of a young Cree woman, this volume provides a wonderful evocation of the wisdom and language of Cree elders taht seamlessly incorporates archaeology, ethnology, and oral traditions.
- </EM>Stephen Loring, Artic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC
<EM>This rich story ... brings alive the history and language of Asiniskow Ithiniwak in Manitowapow while illustrating the cultural breadth of a dynamic community. This book is a joy to read, teach, and share with my daughter.
</EM>- Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Native Studies University of Manitoba
<EM>The brilliant teamwork between archaelogists, the Cree, and an accomplished storyteller gives us ... a beautiful written and illustrated journey into a centuries-old world ... the books promises to be a classic of Canadian history.
</EM>- Brian Fagan, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara, and author of <EM>The First North Americans</EM>
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