Book Description

From the Back Cover The reminiscences of a Yaqui Indian born in 1896 in northwestern Mexico whose story begins during the Yaqui revolutionary period, continues through the last uprising in 1926, and ends with recollections of his life on a Texas farm from 1952 to 1969. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition. Read more About the Author Jane Holden Kelley, a professor of archaeology at the University of Calgary, is the author of Yaqui Women: Contemporary Life Histories (1978), also a Bison Book. Her father, William Curry Holden, a trained historian and anthropologist, met the Yaqui narrator of this chronicle, Rosalio Mois?s, in 1934. They remained close friends until Mois?s's death in 1969. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Read more