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Author Suter, Joanne.

Title Native American / Joanne Suter.

Imprint Belmont, CA : Fearon/Janus, c1992.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Literacy Collection    398.2097 SUT    Available
Description 108 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series World myths and legends
Contents In the beginning: / Earth Starter (Maidu) / The Divine Woman (Huron) / The Sky spirits (Modoc) / Raven the Creator (Eskimo) / From beneath the Earth (Tupari) / The Hungry Woman (Aztec) / How things got this way / Why the possum's tail is bare (Cherokee) / The Pleiades and the pine (Cherokee) / The Seven Sisters (Ojibwa) / How snakes became dangerous (Choctaw and Seminole) / The Formation of Multnomah Falls (Multnomah) / How the Narwhal got its tusk (Eskimo) / How the winds began to blow (Eskimo) / The Star Woman (Apinaye) / Trickster tales / Rabbit the trickster (Creek) / How Coyote got his cunning (Karok) / Coyote tricks the trader (Brule Sioux) / Raven steals a lake (Haida) / Earth, animals and people / The animals get angry (Cerokee) / Lost Lake (Wasco) / The last buffalo / The three worlds (Brule Sioux).
Summary An introduction to Native American myths and legends.
Subject Indians mythology.
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
ISBN 0822446405 (pbk.) : $9.95

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