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Daughters of Copper Woman / Edition 4

Daughters of Copper Woman / Edition 4

by Anne Cameron


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Daughters of Copper Woman / Edition 4

Since its first publication in 1981, Daughters of Copper Woman has become an underground classic, selling over 200,000 copies. Now comes a new edition that includes many pieces cut from the original as well as fresh material added by the author. Here finally, after twenty-two years of gathering dust, is the complete version of the groundbreaking bestseller.

In this, her best-loved work, Anne Cameron has created a timeless retelling of northwest coast Native myths that together create a sublime image of the social and spiritual power of woman. Cameron weaves together the lives of legendary and imaginary characters, creating a work of fiction with an intensity of style matched by the power of its subject.

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ISBN-13: 9781550172454
Publisher: Harbour Publishing Company, Limited
Publication date: 03/01/2002
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 200
Sales rank: 469,782
Product dimensions: 5.26(w) x 7.44(h) x 0.48(d)

About the Author

Anne Cameron was born in Nanaimo, BC. She began writing at an early age, starting with theatre scripts and screenplays. In 1979, her film Dreamspeaker, directed by Claude Jutra, won seven Canadian Film Awards, including best script. After being published as a novel, Dreamspeaker went on to win the Gibson Award for Literature. She has published more than 30 books, including the underground classic Daughters of Copper Woman, its sequel, Dzelarhons, novels, stories, poems and legends - for adults and children. Her most recent novels are Family Resemblances, Hardscratch Row, and a new, revised edition of Daughters of Copper Woman. She lives in Tahsis, BC

Table of Contents

Song for the Dead11
Copper Woman15
Qolus the Changeable27
Old Woman41
Tem Eyos Ki45
The Women's Society55
Chesterman Beach61
The Lost Gold Mine89
Klin Otto105
Song of Bear145
Queen Mother151
Wolf Mother161
Warrior Women173
The Face of Old Woman185

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