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Anóoshi Lingít Aaní Ká / Russians in Tlingit America
The Battles of Sitka, 1802 and 1804
Winner of an American Book Award from the Before Columbus Foundation
Winner of the 2009 Alaska Library Association’s Alaskana of the Year Award
The Battles of Sitka were seminal events in the history of the Tlingit people,...
ISBN: 9780295986012more details
Haa Tuwunáagu Yís, for Healing Our Spirit
Haa Tuwunaagu Yis, for Healing Our Spirit is the first publication of Tlingit oratory recorded in performance. It features Tlingit texts with facing English translations and detailed annotations; photographs of the orators and the settings...
ISBN: 9780295968506more details
Haa Shuká, Our Ancestors
Tlingit Oral Narratives
These gripping and powerful prose narratives relate monumental events in the lives of the forebears of Tlingit clans, from the prehistoric migration to the coast of Southeast Alaska to the first contact with Europeans. The...
ISBN: 9780295964959more details
Haa Kusteeyí, Our Culture
Tlingit Life Stories
This book is an introduction to Tlingit social and political history. Each biography is compelling in its own merit, but when all are taken together, the collection shows patterns of interaction among people and communities...
ISBN: 9780295974019more details