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Title: The Arrow-Maker A Drama in Three Acts Author: Mary Austin Release Date: January 13, 2009 [EBook #27792] Language: English Character set encoding: UTF-8 *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE ARROW-MAKER *** Produced by Michael Roe and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at http:--www.pgdp.net THE ARROW-MAKER A Drama in Three Acts BY MARY AUSTIN _Revised Edition_ AMS PRESS NEW YORK Reprinted from the edition of 1915, Boston First AMS EDITION published 1969 Manufactured in the United States of America Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: 70-90082 AMS PRESS, INC. New York, N.
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H. AS ONE WHO AMONG MANY PROTESTANTS MADE GOOD PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION Fri Mar 31 02:42:21 2017 2 The greatest difficulty to be met in the writing of an Indian play is the extensive misinformation about Indians.
Any real aboriginal of my acquaintance resembles his prototype in the public mind about as much as he does the high-nosed, wooden sign of a tobacco store, the fact being that, among the fifty-eight linguistic groups of American aboriginals, customs, traits, and beliefs differ as greatly as among Slavs and Sicilians.
Their very speech appears not to be derived from any common stock.
All that they really have of likeness is an average condition of primitiveness: they have traveled just so far toward an understanding of the world they live in, and no farther.
It is this general limitation of knowledge which makes, in spite of the multiplication of tribal customs, a common attitude of mind which alone affords a basis of interpretation. But before attempting to realize...





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