A candid, poetic account of childhood and young manhood through the eyes of a Native American, this vivid narrative is destined to become a central moral for our time. Through the persona of Edgar Bearchild—a member of the Black Eagle Child Settlement—Ray A. Young Bear takes readers on an nforgettable "journey of words" as he documents grief and anguish countered by an abundance of humor, pride, and insight.
Albert E. Stone
University of Iowa Press
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Copyright © 1992 by Ray A. Young Bear.No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying and recording, without permission in writing from the publisher.
Young Bear, Ray A.. Black Eagle Child: the Facepaint Narratives. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1991.