Looking for Lost Bird

Looking for Lost Bird

A Jewish Woman Discovers Her Navajo Roots

Book - 1999
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In this haunting memoir, Yvette Melanson tells of being raised to believe that she was white and Jewish. At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her until the day she died. In this haunting memoir, Yvette Melanson tells of being raised to believe that she was white and Jewish. At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her until the day she died.
Publisher: New York : Bard, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780380795536
0380795531
9780380976010
0380976013
Characteristics: 233 p. ; 22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Safran, Claire

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