Anguyiim Nalliini/Time of Warring: The History of by Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

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 struggle that came about within the sector among 1300 and 1800. the results of greater than thirty years of analysis, dialogue, and box recordings concerning multiple hundred Yup’ik women and men, Anguyiim Nalliini tells a narrative not only of warfare and violence, but in addition of its cultural context—the origins of position names, the expansion of indigenous architectural practices, the personalities of favourite warriors and leaders, and the eventual institution of peaceable coexistence.

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

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