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Neither wolf nor dog : on forgotten roads with an Indian elder

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library 305 NER (Text) 33500013123005 Main Checked out 12/07/2020
Moorhead Public Library 305 NER (Text) 33500013122999 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1608686388
  • ISBN: 9781608686384
  • Physical Description: xvi, 343 pages ; 21 cm.
    print
  • Edition: 25th anniversary edition
  • Publisher: Novato : New World Library, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Against an unflinching backdrop of 1990s reservation life and the majestic spaces of the western Dakotas, Neither Wolf nor Dog tells the story of two men, one white and one Indian, locked in their own understandings yet struggling to find a common voice. In this award-winning book, acclaimed author Kent Nerburn draws us deep into the world of a Native American elder named Dan, who leads Kent through Indian towns and down forgotten roads that swirl with the memories of the Ghost Dance and Sitting Bull. Along the way we meet a vivid cast of characters — ranging from Jumbo, a 400-pound mechanic, to Annie, an eighty-year-old Lakota woman living in a log cabin with no running water. An unlikely cross between On the Road and Black Elk Speaks, Neither Wolf nor Dog takes us past the myths and stereotypes of the Native American experience, revealing an America few ever see.
Author Notes

A two-time winner of the Minnesota Book Award, Kent Nerburn is the author of many books on spirituality and Native American themes, including Letters to My Son, Small Graces, Simple Truths, The Wolf at Twilight, and The Girl Who Sang to the Buffalo. He lives near Portland, Oregon.

Subject: Dakota Indians Biography
Dakota philosophy
Dakota Indians Social life and customs
Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians Social life and customs
Dakota philosophy
Genre: Biography.
Search Results Showing Item 6 of 36 Preferred library: Lake Agassiz Regional Library?

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