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I Heard the Owl Call My Name

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ISBN-10: 0440343690

ISBN-13: 9780440343691

Edition: 1973

Authors: Margaret Craven

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A place of salmon runs, ancient totems, and a  lesson a young vicar must learn.... Amid  the grandeur of the remote Pacific Northwest stands  Kingcome, a village so ancient that, according to  Kwakiutl myth, it was founded by the two brothers  left on earth after the great flood. The Native  Americans who still live there call it Quee, a place  of such incredible natural richness that hunting  and fishing remain primary food sources. But the  old culture of totems and potlatch is being replaces  by a new culture of prefab housing and alcoholism.  Kingcome's younger generation is disenchanted and  alienated from its heritage. And now, coming  upriver is a young vicar, Mark Brian, on a…    
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Book details

List price: $8.99
Copyright year: 1973
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/15/1980
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 4.11" wide x 6.88" long x 0.46" tall
Weight: 0.176
Language: English

Margaret Craven (1901-1980) was a journalist and prolific short story writer. Her novel, I Heard the Owl Call My Name, was No.1 on the New York Times bestseller list.