''A Son of the Forest'' and Other Writings / Edition 1
  • ''A Son of the Forest'' and Other Writings / Edition 1
  • ''A Son of the Forest'' and Other Writings / Edition 1

''A Son of the Forest'' and Other Writings / Edition 1

by William Apess
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558491074

ISBN-13: 9781558491076

Pub. Date: 10/29/1997

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

Designed especially for classroom use, this book brings together the best-known works of the nineteenth-century Indian writer William Apess, including the first extended autobiography by a Native American. The text is drawn from On Our Own Ground, which was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Book. Barry O'Connell has written a new introduction for this abbreviated

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Overview

Designed especially for classroom use, this book brings together the best-known works of the nineteenth-century Indian writer William Apess, including the first extended autobiography by a Native American. The text is drawn from On Our Own Ground, which was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Book. Barry O'Connell has written a new introduction for this abbreviated edition.

University of Massachusetts Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558491076
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date:
10/29/1997
Series:
Native Americans of the Northeast
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
542,193
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.54(d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chronology
1A Son of the Forest (1831)1
2The Experiences of Five Christian Indians of the Pequot Tribe (1833)57
3Eulogy on King Philip, as Pronounced at the Odeon, in Federal Street, Boston (1836)103
Selected Bibliography139
Index141

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