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Native American myths

Author: Anita Dalal
Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2010.
Series: Myths from around the world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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One of the most interesting ways to learn about other cultures is through the myths, legends and stories that they pass on to successive generations, which ultimately explain larger truths about the societies and cultures from which they originate.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Dalal
ISBN: 9781433935305 1433935309 9781433935312 1433935317
OCLC Number: 441945812
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: Dueling brothers --
Adapting to survive --
Hopi in the desert --
Evolution of languages --
Old Man Coyote creates nature --
Native American ceremonies --
Coyote and the dead --
Tricksters and shamans --
Father of corn --
Corn and farming --
Wisagatcak and the creation --
Water in the subarctic --
Raven steals the daylight --
Pacific Northwest --
Sedna, goddess of the sea --
Inuit and the sea --
Girl in the sky --
Great plains, vast sky --
Coming of the buffalo --
Living with the buffalo.
Series Title: Myths from around the world.
Responsibility: by Anita Dalal.

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One of the most interesting ways to learn about other cultures is through the myths, legends and stories that they pass on to successive generations, which ultimately explain larger truths about the societies and cultures from which they originate.

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