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Woman of the Green Glade - The Story of an Ojibway Woman on the Great Lakes Frontier (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-77-9; 6" x 9" by Virginia Soetebier Woman of the Green Glade--The Story of an Ojibway Woman on the Great Lakes Frontier chronicles the life of Ozhaguscodaywayquay, a strong influential Ojibway woman who occupied a focal point on the cultural and political frontier of North America during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The author infuses a woman's emotions and perspectives in bringing to life this engaging story of a real Native American heroine. Ozhaguscodaywayquay, the daughter of the Ojibway chief Waubojeeg, lived in what we now know as northern Wisconsin until she married the Irish fur trader John Johnston. The couple moved to Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, where they operated a major trading post in what was perhaps the most important c...
  $14.95
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

Voices from the Ice (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-15-1; 7" x 10" by John L. Peyton The late John Peyton used his marvelous skills as storyteller and artist to give children a glimpse of Ojibway life in the northwoods during the early 20th century. In this fully illustrated story, a young boy and his family leave the hunger and isolation of their winter camp and make their way across the still snow-covered land and frozen streams, hoping to join the rest of their people at the sugarbush. Theirs is a race against the thawing ice, beneath which lie spirits, some of which are waiting to cut off the family from the bounty of spring, while others seek to ensure their safe journey. Vividly portrayed are not only the hardships endured by these Native Americans, but also their continual courage, perseverance, ...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $9.95 $5.00

No Green Berries or Leaves - The Creative Journey of an Artist in Glass - softcover (pre-owned)
ISBN 0-939923-55-6; 978-0939923-55-7; 6" x 9" by Paul J. Stankard No Green Berries or Leaves--The Creative Journey of an Artist in Glass is a collection of autobiographical essays by Paul J. Stankard, recognized widely as one of the world's master glass artists. Stankard is particularly renowned and respected for his flameworked floral motifs expressed in crystal paperweights, rectangular columns, and orbs. Stankard was trained in scientific glassblowing and worked in industrial scientific glass during most of the 1960s. Challenged by an inner sense of creativity and the need to establish his creative independence, he started making paperweights in the early 1970s. Attracted to the emerging studio glass movement, recognized as a maker of fine paperweights, and dri...
  $29.95
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

An Old House in Greenville, Virginia - A Study of Human Intention in Vernacular Architecture (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-66-3; 6" x 9" by Michael S. Shutty, Jr. An Old House in Greenville, Virginia--A Study of Human Intention in Vernacular Architecture is an examination of the cultural, economic, and psychological influences which shaped the evolution of domestic architecture in Greenville, Virginia. The book is organized around a brick house built on Main Street in 1829. When constructed, this house exemplified the vernacular architecture of the valley during the early 19th century. Later changes to the house reflected some of the influences that shaped the town and surrounding region during subsequent years. This book is relevant not only to an understanding of the historical landscape of Greenville and environs, but also to an understanding of the dynamics of cultural...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $18.95 $9.50

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