People of the Blue Water A Record of Life Among the Walapai and Havasupai Indians

by Flora Gregg Iliff

People of the Blue Water A Record of Life Among the Walapai and Havasupai Indians Synopsis

Flora Gregg left her Oklahoma home in 1900, answering a call for teachers on an Indian reservation in northern Arizona...Her book ...is a simple but strangely moving document. She is good at description and a keen observer of people and customs. Journal of Arizona History Gives a vivid picture, not only of tribal peoples in transition, but of the motives and methods of a dedicated, compassionate teacher in an era of forced Indian assimilation. Books of the Southwest Delightful reading about an exotic life in a stupendous natural setting. New York Times

Book Information

ISBN: 9780816509256
Publication date: 15th April 1985
Author: Flora Gregg Iliff
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 271 pages
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