Born a Chief

The Nineteenth Century Hopi Boyhood of Edmund Nequatewa, as told to Alfred F. Whiting

Edmund Nequatewa (Author), A. F. Whiting (As told to), P. David Seaman (Editor)
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"Extraordinary memoir. . . . His story will break your heart."—El Palacio

"This story was fascinating. . . . One worth the telling and one which will stay with the reader."—American Desert Magazine

Born a Chief
221 Pages 5.5 x 8.5 x 0.6 Published: 1992 Paperback (9780816513543)

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