Dee Brown’s Folktales of the Native American: Retold for Our Times by Dee Brown

Dee Brown’s Folktales of the Native American: Retold for Our Times

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  • ISBN
    9780805026078 / 080502607X
  • Title Dee Brown’s Folktales of the Native American: Retold for Our Times
  • Author Dee Brown
  • Category Indigenous Peoples
    Folklore, Myths & Legends
  • Format
    Paperback
  • Year 1993
  • Pages 176
  • Publisher
    Holt McDougal
  • Language English
  • Dimensions 150mm x 13mm x 229mm

Annotation

Classic Native American folktales told by the author of the bestselling classic Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. Gathered from numerous tribes, these 36 stories have been passed down through generations and are narrated as they might be told around a campfire today. “A full-bodied and literate survey”.— Booklist.

Publisher Description

This comprehensive collection of Native American folklore draws on a unique oral tradition, illuminating for students the very roots of Native American culture. Gathered from numerous tribes—Seneca, Hopi, Navaho, Creek, Cheyenne, Cherokee, and Blackfoot—these thirty-six stories, passed down through generations, are narrated by Dee Brown as they might be told around a campfire today. Updated for the modern reader, these tales capture the true spirit and flavor of Native American Mythology.
With a new preface written by the author especially for this edition and attractive line illustrations by Native American Louis Mofsie, this unique is essential reading for a new generation of students interested in Native American culture and history, mythology and folklore, and cultural history.

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