Black Friday Sale On Now!

I Am a Stranger Here Myself

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Debra Gwartney

Narrated By: Susan Ericksen

Date: August 2019

Duration: 10 hours 11 minutes

Summary:

Part history, part memoir, I Am a Stranger Here Myself taps dimensions of human yearning: the need to belong, the snarl of family history, and embracing womanhood in the patriarchal American West. Gwartney becomes fascinated with the missionary Narcissa Prentiss Whitman, the first Caucasian woman to cross the Rocky Mountains and one of fourteen people killed at the Whitman Mission in 1847 by Cayuse Indians. Whitman's role as a white woman drawn in to 'settle' the West reflects the tough-as-nails women in Gwartney's own family. Arranged in four sections as a series of interlocking explorations and ruminations, Gwartney uses Whitman as a touchstone to spin a tightly woven narrative about identity, the power of womanhood, and coming to peace with one's most cherished place.

Genres:

I Am a Stranger Here Myself

by Debra Gwartney

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

I Am a Stranger Here Myself, Debra Gwartney
I Am a Stranger Here Myself, Debra Gwartney
This title is due for release on August 27, 2019.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
I Am a Stranger Here Myself, Debra Gwartney
This title is due for release on August 27, 2019
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
I Am a Stranger Here Myself, Debra Gwartney
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
I Am a Stranger Here Myself, Debra Gwartney

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.