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The crying for a vision

1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.

Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York, NY .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Waskn Mani, "Moves Walking," the son of a Lakota woman and one of the stars in the sky, is torn between his devotion to the mystical world and his destiny of confronting the powerful one-eyed warrior Fire Thunder.

Table of Contents

A Dedication and Thanksgiving to the Lakota People --
Before the Story: a Waniyetu Iyawapi of Slow Buffalo's Band --
Moves Walking --
Fire Thunder --
Weeping Star --
A New Wound --
"Black Eyes, I Love You" --
Starmaiden --
Water Lilies --
Standing Hollow Horn --
Itomni: Happy --
A Pair of Warm Moccasins --
"Weep, Weep" --
Rattling Hail Woman --
"The Spotted Eagle is Coming to Carry Me Away" --
Wicahpi --
Hokshi Cala: Baby --
Wasna --
Wolf Trap --
"Beautiful Wolf, Don't Die" --
Shunkmanitu Tanka --
The Conversation of Death --
Kola: Friend --
Transfiguration --
Courting --
Scorched Mountain Woman --
Hocoka --
Waga Chun: the Rustling Cottonwood Tree --
A Contest --
An Accusation --
Mitakuye Oyasin! --
They did Not Dance --
The Black Road --
Onshika, Onshika: the Pity --
Red Day Woman --
Calling the Buffalo Back --
Washigla: He is in Mourning --
A Moving Flint --
Chanunpa: the Pipe --
Hanblechia: the Crying for a Vision --
Wanagi Yuhapi: the Keeping of Her Spirit --
Hetchetu Welo --
Ohunkankan: the Ancestors Tell This Story --
After the Story: Wateca --
An Afterword: Mitak' Oyasin: Recalling the Sun Dance.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PZ7.W1814 Cr, PS3573.A477 C78 1994

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314 p. ;
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