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The Resource Creation myths of primitive America, Jeremiah Curtin ; edited and with an introduction by Karl Kroeber

Creation myths of primitive America, Jeremiah Curtin ; edited and with an introduction by Karl Kroeber

Label
Creation myths of primitive America
Title
Creation myths of primitive America
Statement of responsibility
Jeremiah Curtin ; edited and with an introduction by Karl Kroeber
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Remarkably accurate translations of Native American myths, from one of 19th-century America's foremost linguists...a unique source for students learning to use primary sources
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.R3
LC item number
C92 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
ABC-CLIO classic folk and fairy tales
Label
Creation myths of primitive America, Jeremiah Curtin ; edited and with an introduction by Karl Kroeber
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Creation myths of primitive America in relation to the religious history and mental development of mankind. Boston : Little, Brown, 1898
  • Printed on acid-free paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kol Tibichi
  • Winning of Halai Auna at the House of Tuina
  • Hakas and the Tennas
  • Ilhataina
  • Hitchinna
  • Tirukala
  • Sukonia's wives and the Ichpul Sisters
  • Finding of fire
  • Haka Kaina
  • Titindi Maupa and Paiowa, the youngest daughter of Wakara
  • Olelbis
  • Two sisters, Haka Lasi and Tsore Jowa
  • Dream of Juiwaiyu and his journey to Damhauja's country
  • Flight of Tsanunewa and defeat of Hehku
  • First battle in the world and the making of the Yana
  • Olelbis and Mem Loimis
  • Norwan
  • Tulchuherris
  • Sedit and the two brothers Hus
  • Hawt
  • Norwanchakus and Keriha
  • Kele and Sedit
Control code
50023350
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xli, 297 pages
Isbn
9781576079393
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50023350
Label
Creation myths of primitive America, Jeremiah Curtin ; edited and with an introduction by Karl Kroeber
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Creation myths of primitive America in relation to the religious history and mental development of mankind. Boston : Little, Brown, 1898
  • Printed on acid-free paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kol Tibichi
  • Winning of Halai Auna at the House of Tuina
  • Hakas and the Tennas
  • Ilhataina
  • Hitchinna
  • Tirukala
  • Sukonia's wives and the Ichpul Sisters
  • Finding of fire
  • Haka Kaina
  • Titindi Maupa and Paiowa, the youngest daughter of Wakara
  • Olelbis
  • Two sisters, Haka Lasi and Tsore Jowa
  • Dream of Juiwaiyu and his journey to Damhauja's country
  • Flight of Tsanunewa and defeat of Hehku
  • First battle in the world and the making of the Yana
  • Olelbis and Mem Loimis
  • Norwan
  • Tulchuherris
  • Sedit and the two brothers Hus
  • Hawt
  • Norwanchakus and Keriha
  • Kele and Sedit
Control code
50023350
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xli, 297 pages
Isbn
9781576079393
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50023350

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