TIQ SLO'W: The Making of a Modern Day Chief by Mary Louise Contini Gordon

By Mary Louise Contini Gordon

TIQ SLO’W is the ethnographic biography of a local American leader, Charlie Cooke, a guy who via many counts couldn't exist. yet the following he's: a cowboy, a ranch hand, a rodeo champ, a Korean battle veteran, a standard husband and father, and a truck motive force. this can be a tale of ironies, of a guy whose ancestral lands have been taken and, at times, ravaged, and of a guy whose tradition used to be nearly obliterated. it's the tale of a guy who labored tirelessly to maintain those ancestral lands for posterity, for his descendants and for the descendants of the very those who took lands from his forbearers. TIQ SLO’W, the identify during which many be aware of Charlie Cooke, tells of management between different local american citizens, anthropologists, civic leaders, and country and nationwide Park administration. The management and old views intertwine.

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