Orenda, The

"The Orenda" is a powerful historical epic about an idealistic Jesuit missionary caught between the warring Huron and Iroquois tribes, in the early 17th century in what is now Ontario. The plot unfolds through the points of view of the three main characters: Bird, a Huron warrior; Snow Falls, an Iroquois girl; and Christophe, a Jesuit missionary.
colonization
First Peoples
Aboriginal
First Nations
Huron
Wendat
Iroquois
Early Canadian history
Jesuit Missionaries
culture clash
Author/Publisher/Website
Boyden, Joseph
Primary Identifier
9780143174165
Subject
English Language Arts