In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse

In the Footsteps of Crazy HorseJimmy McClean is a young Lakota boy–though you would not guess it by his name: His father is a white man and his mother is Lakota. When he embarks on a journey with his grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, he learns more and more about his Lakota heritage–in particular, the story of Crazy Horse, one of the most important figures in Lakota history. Drawing inspiration from the oral stories of the Lakota tradition and the Lakota cultural mechanism of the “hero story,” Joseph Marshall provides readers …

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[(In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse)] [By (author) Joseph Marshall ] published on (November, 2015)

[(In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse)] [By (author) Joseph Marshall ] published on (November, 2015)Jimmy McClean is a young Lakota boy–though you would not guess it by his name: His father is a white man and his mother is Lakota. When he embarks on a journey with his grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, he learns more and more about his Lakota heritage–in particular, the story of Crazy Horse, one of the most important figures in Lakota history. Drawing inspiration from the oral stories of the Lakota tradition and the Lakota cultural mechanism of the “hero story,” Joseph Marshall provides readers …

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In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse by Joseph Marshall (2015-11-10)

In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse by Joseph Marshall (2015-11-10)Jimmy McClean is a young Lakota boy–though you would not guess it by his name: His father is a white man and his mother is Lakota. When he embarks on a journey with his grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, he learns more and more about his Lakota heritage–in particular, the story of Crazy Horse, one of the most important figures in Lakota history. Drawing inspiration from the oral stories of the Lakota tradition and the Lakota cultural mechanism of the “hero story,” Joseph Marshall provides readers …

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In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse

In the Footsteps of Crazy HorseJimmy McClean is a Lakota boy—though you wouldn’t guess it by his name: his father is part white and part Lakota, and his mother is Lakota. When he embarks on a journey with his grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, he learns more and more about his Lakota heritage—in particular, the story of Crazy Horse, one of the most important figures in Lakota and American history. Drawing references and inspiration from the oral stories of the Lakota tradition, celebrated author Joseph Marshall III juxtapos…

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