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    • The Broken Spears

    • The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico
    • By: Miguel Leon-Portilla, Lysander Kemp
    • Narrated by: Jason Manuel Olazabal
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 62

    For hundreds of years, the history of the conquest of Mexico and the defeat of the Aztecs has been told in the words of the Spanish victors. Miguel León-Portilla has long been at the forefront of expanding that history to include the voices of indigenous peoples. In this new and updated edition of his classic The Broken Spears, León-Portilla has included accounts from native Aztec descendants across the centuries.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is perfect!

    • By Elizabeth Escamilla on 06-25-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Mamaskatch

    • A Cree Coming of Age
    • By: Darrel J. McLeod
    • Narrated by: Jason Manuel Olazabal
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Growing up in the tiny village of Smith, Alberta, Darrel J. McLeod was surrounded by his Cree family's history. In shifting and unpredictable stories, his mother, Bertha, shared narratives of their culture, their family, and the cruelty that she and her sisters endured in residential school. Bertha taught him to be fiercely proud of his heritage and to listen to the birds that would return to watch over and guide him at key junctures of his life. However, in a spiral of events, Darrel's mother turned wild and unstable, and their home life became chaotic.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Crossing into Medicine Country

    • A Journey in Native American Healing
    • By: David Carson
    • Narrated by: Jason Manuel Olazabal
    • Length: 11 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
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      4 out of 5 stars 27

    David Carson's personal story of his initiation into the mysterious healing rites of the Choctaw with medicine woman Mary Gardener. Through her teachings and his own mind-bending experiences, he gives us a glimpse into an alternate reality.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating journey into Conjuring

    • By T. Merlo on 06-03-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • In Geronimo's Footsteps

    • A Journey Beyond Legend
    • By: Corine Sombrun, Harlyn Geronimo, E. C. Belli (translator)
    • Narrated by: Alex Hyde White, Mutiyat Ade-Salu, Jason Manuel Olazabal
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    The name "Geronimo" came to Corine Sombrun insistently in a trance during her apprenticeship to a Mongolian shaman. That message and the need to understand its meaning brought her to the home of the legendary Apache leader's great-grandson, Harlyn Geronimo, himself a medicine man on the Mescalero Apache reservation in New Mexico.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Footsteps Of A True American Legend

    • By Kat on 12-28-14

    Regular price: $24.95