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Wild Indians & other creatures

Author: Adrian C Louis
Publisher: Reno, Nev. : University of Nevada Press, ©1996.
Series: Western literature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty-five bawdy tales whose protagonists are Indians. The story, Raven in the Eye of the Storm, is on a marriage in which the wife, according to the husband, has been made stupid by Christianity.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Louis, Adrian C.
Wild Indians & other creatures.
Reno, Nev. : University of Nevada Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)604274016
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian C Louis
ISBN: 0874172799 9780874172799
OCLC Number: 33863058
Description: xii, 185 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: How Coyote got killed and resurrected --
Why Coyote knotted his whanger --
Raven in the eye of the storm --
Pretty Bull schemes a new snag --
Badger medicine and Velva's bloomers --
Sunshine boy --
Bobo murders Mickey Mouse --
The night beans talked to Old Bear --
Auntie Angie's Cheyenne affair --
Abducted by aliens inside her brain --
Song of the warrior --
Raven bombs the screamer --
Coyote in the city of angels --
Edwins' letter about A man called Horse --
Eagles above mean good luck? --
At war with the snake people --
The pink plastic clothespin --
The blood thirst of Verdell Ten Bears --
Waylon Two Stars takes his son rabbit hunting --
Raven and the valentine --
Household hints for Rez wino bachelors --
There was a coyote woman --
Old Bear dreams of the comet of despair --
Closing song : Coyote's circle.
Series Title: Western literature series.
Other Titles: Wild Indians and other creatures
Responsibility: Adrian C. Louis.

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This collection of interrelated short stories presents an unblinking and irreverent look at the social ills of Indian reservation life. Many based on traditional trickster tales, some of the stories  Read more...

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