By Zitkala-Sa,Cathy N. Davidson,Ada Norris
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Zitkala-Sa wrestled with the conflicting impacts of yank Indian and white tradition all through her lifestyles. Raised on a Sioux reservation, she used to be proficient at boarding faculties that enforced assimilation and was once witness to significant occasions in white-Indian kinfolk within the overdue 1800s and early 1900s. Tapping her afflicted own historical past, Zitkala-Sa created tales that light up the tragedy and complexity of the yank Indian event.
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American Indian Stories, Legends, and Other Writings (Penguin Classics) by Zitkala-Sa,Cathy N. Davidson,Ada Norris