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Women Of The Apache Nation: Voices Of Truth
by H. Henrietta Stockel
foreword by Dan L Thrapp
University of Nevada Press, 1993
eISBN: 978-0-87417-441-0 | Paper: 978-0-87417-221-8

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Stockel sheds light on some of the mysteries surrounding traditional and contemporary Chiricahua Apache culture. Each of the women interviewed emphasizes the importance of storytelling and ritual in preserving Apache heritage. Many ceremonies are still practiced today. In this book, the voices of the Chiricahua women are heard, individually and collectively, describing their history, its effects on them today, and their lives and their hopes for the future.


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