The Center for Algonquin Culture
Box 259 Rosendale, NY 12472 ~ (845)266-9231
and the Algonquins of New York:
Native American Prophecy
$20 US / $27.95 Canada
From Council Oak Books, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Evan's Latest Book:
The Sacred Power
of Bird Shamanism
of the Big Apple and Hudson Valley
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Word For Time:
The Way Of The Algonquin People
This critically acclaimed
book by Evan Pritchard explores the Micmac language (and other
Algonquin languages) as a window into the ancient wisdom and
way of life of the 84 nations of the Algonquin, interwoven with
tales from the authors own journey into the back woods of Canada
to find his elders. A poetic in-depth study which presents Algonquin
philosophy of a par with ancient Asian philosophy, showing remarkable
similarities in ways, sayings, and even terms. Includes first-hand
accounts and stories.
"Native American wisdom finds a new and eloquent expression"
--- Publishers Weekly
Little Herb Book
Evan Pritchard with Susan Comyns.
combination field guide/biography is a loving herbal portrait
of one of Maines most beloved naturalists (my Aunt), containing
much useful information on plants. Illustrated by herbalist
Janet Jappen, color cover. Over 80 herbs from Aunt Helen's yard,
with stories and wry commentary from Aunt Helen.
"Plants shouldnt be separated from their stories. Aunt Helens
stories are filled with a knowledge that should never be lost."
author of "Telling Time," Newberry Award Winner.
1994, 120 pp, ill. 8.5 x 5.5
$9.00 plus P&H
An Infomral Honor Roll
of Great Algonquins
Did you know that the chef who invented the potato chip, the
baseball player who invented the "slider," and the first president
of the NFL were all Algonquin "Indians"? Or that actress Connie
Stevens, songwriters Buffy Ste. Marie, Shania
Twain and Bill Miller are all Algonquin "cousins"
as well? This groundbreaking book by Evan Pritchard contains
over 200 fascinating biographies and stories about Native Americans
that may have already touched your life, from Mrs. Woodrow Wilson
(Americas 28th and a half President) to Joe Montana. If you
are interested in any of the 84 Algonquin nations, this book
will offer startling new insights. Then the next time someone
asks, "What ever happened to the Algonquin Indians?" you can
lend them this book --- but like Manahattan, you might not get
2000, 46 pp 8.5 x 11 staple bound, hand tinted cover
to Micmac Indian Words and Phrases
with Stephen Augustine & Albert Ward
is listed in Recent Publications in Natural History 1992 (AMNH)
It is the first book of its kind, and includes the first publication
of the Glooskap story of creation.
1991 72 pp, 8.5 x 5.5, color cover, staple bound.
$9.00 plus P&H
Key To Everything
A psychological dream-journey
for kids through a fabulous land of puns. The Phantom Tollbooth
meets The Wizard of Oz. Great for kids with a sense of humor.
96pp, 8.5 x 11, staple bound
$9.00 plus P&H
Boy With Three Eyes
and Other Silly Stories
by Evan Pritchard
including The Lost Heel, The Last Nail, Buster
the Alligator, The Shaggy, Baggy Monster, The River Princess,
and others. With spaces for the children to illustrate the book
36pp 8.5 x 11, staple bound
$8.00 plus P&H
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