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The talking leaves

The talking leaves

an Indian story

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1979. on 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (American fiction IV, 1901-1905 ; reel 223, no. 2170).

    Statementby William O. Stoddard.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesAmerican fiction IV, 1901-1905 -- reel 223, no. 2170.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination336 p.
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17473717M
    OCLC/WorldCa26968762

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As each season in a year of Omakayas' life is lovingly portrayed, the satisfying rhythm of her days is shattered when a.Complicating matters are the rumors that Sequoyah practices black magic. Drawn by the desire to learn something useful from his father, Uwohali reacquaints himself with Sequoyah.

His father wishes to save Tsalagi tradition by creating a syllabary similar to the whites’ “talking leaves.” Soon Uwohali burns with the same desire as his father.