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By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Alice Rearden

ISBN-10: 1602232970

ISBN-13: 9781602232976

In October of 2010, six males who have been serving at the board of the Calista Elders Council (CEC) amassed in Anchorage with CEC employees to spend 3 days conversing concerning the subsistence lifestyle. the lads shared tales in their early years starting to be up at the land and harvesting during the seasons, and the hazards they encountered there. the collection was once awesome for its neighborhood breadth, as elders got here from the Bering coastline in addition to the Yukon and Kuskokwim rivers. And whereas their money owed had a few commonalities, in addition they served to illustrate the big variety of alternative ways to subsistence in several regions.

            This e-book gathers the men’s tales for the present iteration and people to return. Taken jointly, they develop into greater than easily oral histories—rather, they testify to the significance of transmitting thoughts and tradition and of retaining wisdom of vanishing methods of life.


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