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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title American Indian myths and legends /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Erdoes, Richard,
Ortiz, Alfonso,
Publisher Pantheon Books,
Year Published 1984
OCLC Number 10799274
ISBN 0394507967; 9780394507965; 0394740181 (pbk.); 9780394740188 (pbk.)
Subjects Indians of North America--Northwest, Pacific--Folklore. ; Indian mythology--North America. ; Indiens--Amâerique du Nord--Lâegendes. ; Indiens--Amâerique du Nord--Mythologie. ; Geschichte. ; Legende. ; Indianer. ; USA. ; Indians of North America--Folklore ; Indiens--Amerique du Nord--Legendes ; Indiens--Amerique du Nord--Religion et mythologie
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  E98.F6A47 1984 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 07/20/2007
EOAM  E98.F6A47 1984 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 05/16/2011
ERAM  E98.F6A47 1984 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/30/2014
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xv, 527 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series statement from jacket. Bibliography: p. 522-525. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Rabbit boy kicked that blood clot around: tales of human creation -- The place of emergence: tales of world creation -- The eye of the great spirit: tales of the sun, moon, and stars -- Ordeals of the hero: monsters and monster slayers -- Counting coup: war and the warrior code -- The sound of flutes: tales of love and lust -- Coyote laughs and cries: trickster tales -- Four legs, two legs, and no legs: stories of animals and other people -- Something whistling in the night: ghosts and the spirit world -- Only the rocks and mountains last forever: visions of the end. Indian (Native American) myths and legends of creation, sun, moon, stars, heroes, monsters, warriors, love, lust, Coyote the trickster, animals, ghosts, and the end of the world.