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Way to Rainy Mountain

ISBN 10: 0826304362 / 0-8263-0436-2
ISBN 13: 9780826304360
Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr
Publication Date: 1977
Binding: Softcover
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Synopsis:
Yhe author retells the Kiowa myths learned from his grandmother, speculates on the actual history they may symbolize, and describes with infectious nostalgia the Indian life he knew as a child.

 

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Book Description: University of New Mexico Press, United States, 1977. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Al Momaday (illustrator). Reprint. 178 x 152 mm. Brand New Book. First published in paperback by UNM Press in 1976, The Way to Rainy Mountain has sold over 200,000 copies. The paperback edition of The Way to Rainy Mountain was first published twenty-five years ago. One should not be surprised, I suppose, that it has remained vital, and immediate, for that is the nature of story. And this is particularly true of the oral tradition, which exists in a dimension of timelessness. I was first told these stories by my father when I was a child. I do not know how long they had existed before I heard them. They seem to proceed from a place of origin as old as the earth. The stories in The Way to Rainy Mountain are told in three voices. The first voice is the voice of my father, the ancestral voice, and the voice of the Kiowa oral tradition. The second is the voice of historical commentary. And the third is that of personal reminiscence, my own voice. There is a turning and returning of myth, history, and memoir throughout, a narrative wheel that is as sacred as language itself. --from the new Preface. Bookseller Inventory # FLT9780826304360

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