Carl Pavilla Unsuspected

ISBN 13: 9781594333422

Unsuspected

 
9781594333422: Unsuspected
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

A Fictional Story Based on Yup'ik Oral Legends Carl Pavilla Enter the world of the Yup'ik people. Embark on a journey that will take you deep into the land of the real people. Unsuspected appeals to Alaska Natives, Native Alaskans, Alaskans in general, and to anyone interested in history, legends, and fiction of the Native peoples of the Americas. It's an interesting story and holds the reader's attention to the very end.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Carl Pavilla, born in Bethel and raised in Atmautluak, is the son of Fred and Evelyn Pavilla Sr. and next to the youngest of eight children. Carl graduated from Joann A. Alexie Memorial High School and attended University of Alaska Fairbanks before joining the U.S.M.C. and being stationed in Hawaii. He came up with Unsuspected while walking on the beach at Tulukarnarlak where he found a stone arrowhead. There is only tundra in the area and no rocks. Surprised to see an arrowhead, he looked around. About ten feet from the first arrow head, he found another one. He then remembered a story from an Elder about the casualties of war. He said that at one wartime, every ten dead were speared to count them. So thinking about that story, he discovered a stone arrowhead every ten feet. The last one was an ivory tusk from a walrus or a mammoth. Thinking that the arrowhead story might have happened he decided to write it down along with other oral stories to perserve them. Elders, friends, and family supplied the Unsuspected stories. When stories about shaman were told, people would stop and listen.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Carl Pavilla
Published by Publication Consultants (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594333424 ISBN 13: 9781594333422
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Publication Consultants, 2013. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1594333424

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.90
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Carl Pavilla
Published by Publication Consultants (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594333424 ISBN 13: 9781594333422
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Publication Consultants, 2013. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. first edition edition. 224 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.60 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 1594333424

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 26.03
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.49
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds