Song of the turtle: American Indian literature, 1974-1994

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One World/Ballantine Books,
Pub. Date:
1996.
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English
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In this stunning collection of American Indian literature, scholar and literary critic Paula Gunn Allen gathers together the best Native writing - indeed, some of the best American writing - from the last two decades. Song of the Turtle creates an eloquent cycle of story and self-exploration from the works of both major writers and emerging talents, and represents a unique survey of contemporary Native American work.
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subject_facet American fiction -- 20th century, American fiction -- Indian authors, Indians of North America -- Fiction, Short stories, American
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