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The mythology of South America

Author: John Bierhorst
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the mythology from Indians of various regions of South America, describing origins, comparing the similar tales, and presenting some of the myths themselves.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bierhorst, John.
Mythology of South America.
New York : William Morrow, ©1988
(OCoLC)619946120
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bierhorst
ISBN: 0688067220 9780688067229
OCLC Number: 16868075
Description: xi, 269 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Greater Brazil --
Guiana --
Brazilian Highlands --
Gran Chaco --
Far South --
Northwest --
Central Andes.
Responsibility: John Bierhorst.

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Discusses the mythology from Indians of various regions of South America, describing origins, comparing the similar tales, and presenting some of the myths themselves.

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