Based on a tragic history and presenting a hopeful vision of the future, Last Standing Woman, a powerful and poignant first novel tracing the lives of seven generations of Anishinaabe (Ojibwe/Chippewa), is now available in paperback!
Beginning in the 1860s, the story chronicles a Native American Indian reservation and its people's struggle to restore their culture. Battling alcoholism, sexual abuse, and fighting to regain their land, the characters are living heroes breathing with hope and vision.
Winona LaDuke, of the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota, is an internationally renowned Native American Indian activist. She was one of Ms. Magazine's "Women of the Year" for 1997, and was the recipient of the Women's Actions for New Directions (WAND) award in 1998. She has been profiled in People, Sierra, E, Minnesota Monthly, and Utne Reader magazines and was selected by Time magazine as one of the "50 For the Future: America's most promising leaders age 40 and under." She was Ralph Nader's vice-presidential candidate on the Green Party ticket in the 1996 presidential election. From the Anishinaabe nation (Ojibwe/Chippewa), Winona lives on the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota.
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Winona LaDuke is an internationally acclaimed Native American and environmental activist who founded the White Earth Recovery Project and the Indigenous Women's Network. Winona was selected by Ms. magazine as one of its "Women of the Year" for 1997, and by Time magazine as one of its "50 For The Future:" America's most promising leaders under 40. She was also Ralph Nader's vice-presidential candidate on the Green Party ticket in the 1996 presidential election. An Anishinaabe, she lives with her two children on the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota.
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Book Description Voyageur Press, Stillwater, Minnesota, U.S.A., 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. New. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fiction. Bookseller Inventory # 032042
Book Description Voyageur Pr, 1997. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0896582787
Book Description Voyageur Pr, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110896582787