Black sun of the Miwok

Title Black sun of the Miwok
Names Burrows, Jack.
Book Number DBC19516
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The author, who grew up in the Sierra Nevada foothills of Murphys, California, writes about six Miwok Indians he knew there in the 1920s and 1930s. His sympathetic portraits describe the devastation suffered for decades by the Miwoks, beginning with the gold rush, which nearly destroyed their culture. Descriptions of sex, strong language and violence. Californiana Collection.
Narrator Rosenfeld, Bill.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
History - History of the American West - HUSW
Californiana Collection - CAC
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Contains descriptions of sex.
Contains violence.
Contains strong language.
Male narrator.
LC Subject Miwok Indians - Biography
Miwok Indians - Social conditions
Downloadable books
Talking books
Call Number 979.45004974
Language English
Released 2000
Publication Info Sacramento, CA : Braille and Talking Book Library, California State Library, 2000
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c2000. 0826322379 (cloth : alk paper 9780826322371
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