In two worlds

a Yup'ik Eskimo family

By Jenness, Aylette & Rivers, Alice

Publishers Summary:
Text and photographs document the life of a Yup'ik Eskimo family, residents of a small Alaskan town on the coast of the Bering Sea, detailing the changes that have come about in the last fifty years.

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ISBN
978-0-39542-797-2
Publisher
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1989.


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School Library Journal

Reviewed on September 1, 1989

Gr 5-8 A friendship which began 25 years ago between an author and a Yup'ik Eskimo woman led to this book, which shows how the village of Scammon Bay, Alaska, has changed over the past 50 years, and how one family has adapted to those changes. Through many black-and-white photos and a text that developed from tape-recorded conversations, Jenness relates how the lives of Alice Rivers and her family have been influenced by government intervention and modern ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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