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Navajo Placenames and Trails of the Canyon de Chelly System, Arizona

by Stephen C. Jett

  • 321 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Arizona,
  • Chelly, Canyon de,
  • Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.),
  • Description and travel,
  • Indian trails,
  • Names, Navajo,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11396039M
    ISBN 100820442763
    ISBN 109780820442761

    Canyon de Chelly, pronounced “canyon d’shay “, is one of the longest continuously inhabited landscapes in North America, preserving the ruins of the Ancestral Puebloans (Anasazi) to the Navajo. The name “Chelly” is a Spanish borrowing of the Navajo word Tséyiʼ, which means “canyon.” Located in northeastern Arizona, within the boundaries of the Navajo Nation, the area, covering. This life history of a Navajo leader, recorded in the s and first published in , is a classic work in the study of Navajo history and religious traditions. "A skillful, meticulous, and altogether praiseworthy contribution to Navajo studies Although the focus of Mitchell's autobiography is upon his role as a Blessingway singer, there is much material here on Navajo history and.

    Special consideration is given to the aspect of land use in the the two Canyons that make up Canyon de Chelly throughout the last abround years. The Navajo of Canyon de Chelly found themselves driven from the Canyons and forced to Fort Sumner for a number of 'Navajo Of Canyon De Chelly' is just a small volume with comparatively few photos/5(1).   Canyon de Chelly (pr. Canyon de Shay) has a somewhat awkward political situation. The park is a National Park, but it resides in the Navajo Nation and is essentially owned and run by the Navajos. The difficulty with this is that unlike other National Parks, Canyon de Chelly is considered private land and with the.

    The Canyon de Chelly system is a major canyon complex cut into northeastern Arizona's Defiance Plateau. It comprises two principal branches, canyons de Chelly and del Muerto, plus numerous shorter tributary gorges. Although it is part of the Navajo Indian Reservation, the Canyon de Chelly system is also a national monument. Since. Canyon de Chelly is located in northeastern Arizona, inside the Navajo Nation native american territory. The canyon is a geological wonder, and has rich hist.


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Cultural geographer Stephen C. Jett has collected and analyzed over Navajo placenames from Arizona’s spectacular Canyon de Chelly system, discovering what they mean and why and identifying frequencies of allusions in these names as well as in the stories, mythical and historical, that involve these named places and imbue them with by: 8.

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