Native American Myths and Legends

Native American Myths and Legends
Author : Colin F. Taylor
Publisher : Smithmark Pub
Total Pages : 144
Release : 1994
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105018385208
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Myths and Legends Book Description:

Describes the origin myths, rituals, and ceremonies in each of the nine cultural regions of North America

Native American Myths and Beliefs

Native American Myths and Beliefs
Author : Tom Lowenstein
Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2011-12-15
ISBN 10 : 9781448859924
ISBN 13 : 1448859921
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Myths and Beliefs Book Description:

Examines the myths and beliefs of Native Americans.

Native American Myths Legends

Native American Myths   Legends
Author : Arcturus Publishing
Publisher : Arcturus Publishing
Total Pages :
Release : 2017-07-31
ISBN 10 : 9781788284721
ISBN 13 : 1788284720
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Myths Legends Book Description:

This book is a beautiful collection of the fascinating stories told by the indigenous peoples across the continent of North America. The exciting adventures of trickster figures like Glooscap, Raven and Coyote are combined here with classic legends of creation. These legends span the width of the continent with tales from the Ojibwa of the Great Lakes region to the Inuits of Alaska. Together, these carefully chosen tales show the sheer diversity of the First Nations of Canada and the United States but for all their differences, certain common themes weave through all the tribes' tales.

American Indian Myths and Legends

American Indian Myths and Legends
Author : Richard Erdoes
Publisher : Pantheon
Total Pages : 544
Release : 2013-12-04
ISBN 10 : 9780804151757
ISBN 13 : 080415175X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Indian Myths and Legends Book Description:

More than 160 tales from eighty tribal groups gives us a rich and lively panorama of the Native American mythic heritage. From across the continent comes tales of creation and love; heroes and war; animals, tricksters, and the end of the world. In addition to mining the best folkloric sources of the nineteenth century, the editors have also included a broad selection of contemporary Native American voices. With black-and-white illustrations throughout Selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library

Native American Legends of the Southeast

Native American Legends of the Southeast
Author : George E. Lankford
Publisher : University of Alabama Press
Total Pages : 265
Release : 2011-04-30
ISBN 10 : 9780817356897
ISBN 13 : 0817356894
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Legends of the Southeast Book Description:

Draws on the oral traditions of several southeastern Native American peoples to provide intriguing stories that lend insight into these unique cultures. Reprint.

Native American Myths and Legends

Native American Myths and Legends
Author : O. B. Duane
Publisher :
Total Pages : 128
Release : 1999-06-23
ISBN 10 : 1860193773
ISBN 13 : 9781860193774
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Myths and Legends Book Description:

This book focuses on the myths and tales of the Algonquins and Iroquois, Native Americans who originally occupied the entire region of what is now Canada and the eastern coast of the United States and whose creation myths tell of the world in which they live.

Texas Indian Myths Legends

Texas Indian Myths   Legends
Author : Jane Arcger
Publisher : Taylor Trade Publications
Total Pages : 231
Release : 2000
ISBN 10 : 9781556227257
ISBN 13 : 1556227256
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Texas Indian Myths Legends Book Description:

Step into a colorful pageantry of the powerful people who once ruled and still influence the great state of Texas. From the Caddo in the Piney Woods, the Lipan Apache in the Southwest, the Wichita at the Red River, and the Comanche across the Great Plains to the Alabama-Coushatta in the Big Thicket, five nations come alive through myth and history in Jane Archer's vividly written book about the first Texans. "Texas Indian Myths and Legends is a valuable contribution to the literature of Native America . . . full of wonderful stories told in a simple and engaging manner". William Sanders Author of "The Ballad of Billy Badass and the Rose of Turkestan" "Archer's Texas Indian Myths and Legends places the tales from a number of neighboring tribes side by side and helps dispel the mistaken impression that all Indians have similar beliefs and backgrounds". Martha A. Bartter Truman State University Jane Archer is a best-selling author of more than a dozen historical novels. She grew up with family tales about Texas and her part-Comanche heritage. She combines a novelist's skills with extensive research to create this compelling book of ancient stories.

The Talking Stone

The Talking Stone
Author : Donald Crews
Publisher : New York : Greenwillow Books
Total Pages : 213
Release : 1979
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015019360455
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Talking Stone Book Description:

Twenty-seven tales of Native Americans from nine geographic regions of North America.

Native American Legends

Native American Legends
Author : George Lankford
Publisher : August House Pub Incorporated
Total Pages :
Release : 1998
ISBN 10 : 0874835186
ISBN 13 : 9780874835182
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Native American Legends Book Description:

More than 130 traditional legends are presented in a colorful anthology of tales from the Southeastern Nations of Caddo, Creek, Cherokee, Seminole, and others, along with chapters on Native American mythology covering the three worlds. Reprint.

American Indian Stories and Legends

American Indian Stories and Legends
Author : Catherine Chambers
Publisher : Capstone Classroom
Total Pages : 48
Release : 2013
ISBN 10 : 9781410954756
ISBN 13 : 1410954757
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Indian Stories and Legends Book Description:

Discusses American Indian mythology and its origins; the structure of its mythological world; and the heroes, spirits, and animals featured in its legends.