The Lakota Way by Joseph M. Marshall audiobook

The Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for Living (abridged, with music and sound effects)

By Joseph M. Marshall III
Read by Joseph M. Marshall III

Blackstone Publishing 9780670894567

Abridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781982556853

  • ISBN: 9781982556846

  • ISBN: 9781982556860

Runtime: 1.22 Hours
Category: Nonfiction
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A gifted storyteller, historian, and a member of the Sicunga Lakota Sioux, Joseph M. Marshall III has dedicated his entire life to spiritual fulfillment and to teaching others the essence of Lakota wisdom. In The Lakota Way, Marshall shares his own story and many others imparting the wisdom of the Lakota culture. These stories express the heart of his Native American philosophy and the twelve core qualities that are crucial to the Lakota way of living: bravery, fortitude, generosity, wisdom, respect, honor, perseverance, love, humility, sacrifice, truth, and compassion. Rich with storytelling, history, and folklore, The Lakota Way offers a fresh and compelling outlook on spiritual and ethical living.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The Lakota have a wisdom that transcends the ages, and Joseph Marshall delivers it with grace and power.” Marianne Williamson, author of A Return to Love
“Wise words by an authentic representative of Lakota culture…[An] inspirational book of a high order.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Joseph M. Marshall III

Author Bio: Joseph M. Marshall III

Joseph M. Marshall III was born and raised on the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota and holds a PhD from the reservation university, which he helped to establish. The award-winning author of ten books, he has also contributed to various publications and written several screenplays. His first language is Lakota, he handcrafts primitive Lakota bows and arrows, and he is a specialist in wilderness survival. His work as a cultural and historical consultant can be seen and heard on Turner Network Television and the Dreamworks epic television miniseries “Into the West.” He has won an Audie Award, Earphones Award, and “Nammy” Award and was named Best American Indian Fiction Writer by True West magazine in 2009.

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction
Runtime: 1.22
Audience: Adult
Language: English