By John Jarvis
in keeping with in-depth interviews and weaving within the oral culture of local American storytelling, Johnny Pail Face turns into a individual was once written over the span of numerous years. in response to Jarvis, “This booklet files the lifetime of a impressive man or woman. it's a roadmap for a way to persevere and to beat that speaks to local and non-Native American readers alike. It’s been greater than a privilege…it has been an honor to trap Johnny’s tale with the intention to now not develop into misplaced to a state that frequently forgets the superior classes from its personal earlier because it rushes towards the future.”
About the Author
Professor John Jarvis teaches English and local Cultural stories at Bay direction collage in Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Born between Sacajewa’s Lemhi Shoshone humans in southern Idaho and raised at the Nez Perce Indian reservation in north critical Idaho, he brings own connections to his writing and educating approximately America’s local past.
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