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The bear that turned white : and other native tales

Author: Maurine Grammer; Joe Herrera
Publisher: Flagstaff, Ariz. : Northland Pub., ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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A collection of seventeen Native American tales gathered from the tribes of the American Southwest, including the Pueblo, Apache, Hopi, and Navajo.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurine Grammer; Joe Herrera
ISBN: 0873585151 9780873585156
OCLC Number: 22810170
Description: xiii, 89 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: The gift of colored corn; San Juan Pueblo --
Sliding down a rainbow; Taos Pueblo --
The anger of the sky people; Ute --
Coyote goes to a dance; Mescalero Apache --
The bear that turned white; Acoma Pueblo --
The Easter pudding; Laguna Pueblo --
A Zia doll; Zia Pueblo --
The warning; Laguna Pueblo --
The giant of Black Mountain; Zuni Pueblo --
A gift from the gods; Hopi --
The shrine of Thunder Mountain; Zuni Pueblo --
The wild dove who lost his wife; Laguna Pueblo --
The handsome stranger; Navajo --
The enchanted bride; San Juan Pueblo --
The coyote and the crow; Zia Pueblo --
The flight of the eagle dancers; San Ildefonso Pueblo --
The strange deer dancer of San Juan; San Juan Pueblo.
Responsibility: retold by Maurine Grammer ; illustrated by Joe Herrera ; foreword by Laurence C. Smith.

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A collection of seventeen Native American tales gathered from the tribes of the American Southwest, including the Pueblo, Apache, Hopi, and Navajo.

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