Folktales of the Native American: Retold for Our Times

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Folktales of the Native American: Retold for Our Times

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks; (June 15, 1993)

First Owl paperback edition 1993

Author: Dee Brown

Binding: Paperback

Condition:very good 

Some yellowing of the pages but binding is fine

Edition: First 


From the 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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