Only the Wind Remembers
Moody, 2003, 12.99, 371 pp.
In 1911 California, a starving and lonely young Wanasi, the last Yahi Indian leaves his woodland home expecting to join his people in death. However, instead of uniting with his revered ancestors, local ranchers capture and imprison the lad believing he is more animal than man.
In San Francisco, anthropologist Thomas Morgan learns of the last of the Yahi who he concludes would make the perfect addi...