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Pocahontas Medicine Woman, Spy, Entrepreneur, Diplomat

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ISBN-10: 0060730609

ISBN-13: 9780060730604

Edition: N/A

Authors: Paula Gunn Allen

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List price: $15.99
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 10/5/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Born Paula Marie Francis in Albuquerque, New Mexico Allen grew up in Cubero, New Mexico, a Spanish-Mexican land grant village bordering the Laguna Pueblo reservation. Of mixed Laguna, Sioux, Scottish, and Lebanese-American descent, Allen always identified most closely with the Laguna, among whom she spent her childhood and upbringing.[4]Her father, E. Lee Francis, owned a local store, the Cubero Trading Company, and later served as the lieutenant governor of New Mexico from 1967 to 1970.[5] Her brother, Lee Francis, was a Laguna Pueblo-Anishinaabe poet, storyteller, and educator.Allen first went to a mission school and graduated in 1957 from a boarding school called the "Sisters of Charity"…    

Oo-maa'o / Introduction
Apowa / Dream-Vision
Pocahontas / Mischief
Manito Aki / Faerie
Apook / The Esteemed Weed
Tapacoh / At the End of the Day
John Rolfe's Letter to Master Thomas Dale
John Smith's Letter to Queen Anne
Don Diego de Molina's Letter to King Philip of Spain, 1613