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As long as rivers flow

Chew, Yen Fook.

As long as rivers flow

by Chew, Yen Fook.

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Published by Chew Y.F. and Samydorai in [Singapore?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Chew Yen Fook and Samydorai.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 83/10098 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3155795M
LC Control Number82941692

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"As Long as the Rivers Flow" is an account of the author's last summer before he and his siblings were taken away to residential school. It was and Larry Loyie is ten, on the brink of learning from his extended family how to survive and live off the This book is in a recommended reading list for Aboriginal Resources for young people.4/5.

Bartleman's As Long as the Rivers Flow follows the life of Martha, an Anishinabe woman of Northern Ontario, from her birth in to her mid-fifties. If you know anything about the lives of Aboriginal peoples during this time period, you will know that Martha's is not a pleasant story/5.

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written by Larry Loyie with Constance Brissenden. Published in by Goundwood Books, a division of House of Anansi Press, As Long as the Rivers Flow is a sensitive autobiographical account of the authors last summer at home in a traditional Cree family, before the impact of residential school tore them apart.

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Bartleman’s style of writing effectively informs the reader of the First Nation people’s experiences in Canada through fiction.