The Mythology Of Native North America

Pub Date : 2000-02-01 | Author : David Adams Leeming | Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN 10 : 0806132396
ISBN 13 : 9780806132396

Recounts more than seventy Native American myths from a variety of cultures, covering gods, creation, and heroes and heroines, and discusses each myth within its own context, its r..

Native American Myths

Pub Date : 2012-05-22 | Author : Lewis Spence | Publisher : Courier Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9780486112350
ISBN 13 : 0486112357

DIVDrawn from the legends of the Algonquins, Iroquois, Sioux, Pawnee, and Northern and Northwestern Indians, these enchanting tales offer rich insights into tribal character and be..

Handbook Of Native American Mythology

Pub Date : 2004-01-01 | Author : Dawn Elaine Bastian | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9781851095339
ISBN 13 : 1851095330

Examines Native American mythology, providing an overview essay, chronology of the mythological universe, and alphabetically-arranged entries covering major deities, rituals, theme..

Earthmaker

Pub Date : 1992-09-01 | Author : Jay Miller | Publisher : Perigee

ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106009960573
ISBN 13 :

Collects ancient Native American tales relating joys and sorrows, hopes and fears, and plans and misadventures of tribes from the Arctic, the Northwest coast, the Southwest, and el..

Native American Mythology A To Z

Pub Date : 2004-01-01 | Author : Patricia Ann Lynch | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438119946
ISBN 13 : 1438119941

Features over four hundred entries that explore such topics as the core beliefs of various tribes, creation accounts, and recurrent themes throughout North American native cultures..

Native American Mythology A To Z

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Facts On File, Incorporated | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438133119
ISBN 13 : 1438133111

Presents detailed coverage of the deities, legendary heroes and heroines, important animals, objects, and places that make up the mythic lore of the many peoples of North America...

The Myths Of The North American Indians

Pub Date : 2012-08-09 | Author : Lewis Spence | Publisher : Courier Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9780486156842
ISBN 13 : 0486156842

Rich anthology of the myths and legends of the Algonquins, Iroquois, Pawnees, and Sioux: warrior rivalries, steadfast love, and victory over powerful forces. Extensive historical a..