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The Writer and Shaman: A Morphology of the American Indian

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Title:The Writer and Shaman: A Morphology of the American Indian
Price:AUD$22.00 (about USD$14.90)
Book ID:SB00-0103304
Publisher:Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1969
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1969, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition

introduction by author, Notes on the Future, notes and index. Dark red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the spine. Very minor bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and minor shelfwear to the lower book edges. A little browning and, marking to the paper edges. Plain text dust wrapper with a gold and black coloured background with red, yellow and pale orange coloured titles to the front panel and red and black coloured titles to the back strip. The white of the dust wrapper has become dull and slightly grubby and there is crinkling and the occasional chip to the top and bottom dust wrapper edge. Translated from the Italian by Raymond Rosenthal. A critical look at the white expansion into America and at what cost to the native people. Then the author examines the rationale and reasons for this " civilisation " of the native people and examines the ideological roots of the rationale. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. VIII, 312 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; History -- America; Native America ; United States; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0151995605. ISBN/EAN: 9780151995608. Inventory No: 0103304.
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