Pretty Shield: La donna-medicina dei Crow. (Italian Edition) by Frank B. Linderman

By Frank B. Linderman

L'equivalente femminile di Alce Nero parla, di John Neihardt.The historical past instructor Una leggendaria guaritrice della tribù dei Crow ci racconta com'era l. a. vita nelle Grandi Pianure quando i bisonti erano ancora numerosi. Guaritrice energica, abile e compassionevole, visse un periodo di enormi cambiamenti quando los angeles sua gente, originariamente nomade, venne obbligata a vivere nelle riserve alla nice del XIX secolo. l. a. vita, le responsabilità e le aspirazioni delle donne crow sono rappresentate vividamente in queste pagine, nel racconto della vita nelle Grandi Pianure. L'infanzia indiana, i semplici giochi e le bambole, i lavori delle ragazze e delle donne (come piantare le tende, decorare le pelli, raccogliere le bacche, estrarre radici, cucinare). Attraverso gli occhi di questa grande donna riusciamo a vedere il corteggiamento, il matrimonio, il parto e l'allevamento dei bambini, i sogni di guarigione, los angeles cura dei malati e altre sfaccettature della femminilità crow.

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