Mathieu Mestenapeu André
Moi, « Mestanapeu »
Publisher: Traduction Montagnaise Édition INO, 1984
140 pages in French and 146 in Innu, bound head to tail.
22 x 14.4 cm
This book is an account of the thoughts and experiences of Mathieu André, an Innu sage who received the name Mestenapeu, the Great Man, from his people. Reminiscences, survival and hunting techniques, spirituality and reflections. These elements combine to create a candid portrait of a culture and its environment, viewed from within. The text is interspersed with illustrations.