Ceremony (eBook, 1986) [WorldCat.org]
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Author: Leslie Marmon Silko
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1986, ©1977.
Series: Contemporary American fiction.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
This story, set on an Indian reservation just after World War II, concerns the return home of a war-weary Laguna Pueblo young man. Tayo, a young Native American, has been a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II, and the horrors of captivity have almost eroded his will to survive. His return to the Laguna Pueblo reservation only increases his feeling of estrangement and alienation. While other returning  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Western stories
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Silko, Leslie, 1948-
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1986, ©1977
(DLC) 85019216
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Marmon Silko
ISBN: 9781440621826 1440621829
OCLC Number: 605679266
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (262 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Contemporary American fiction.
Responsibility: Leslie Marmon Silko.


Focuses on the lives of young indian veterans home from the war, including Taya, a halfbred whose imprisonment by the Japanese has left him shattered. This novel follows his struggle against  Read more...


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