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eBook Myths and legends of Alaska ePub

by Katharine Berry Judson

  • ISBN: 1177650045
  • Category: Americas
  • Subcategory: History
  • Author: Katharine Berry Judson
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Nabu Press (August 23, 2010)
  • Pages: 226
  • ePub book: 1655 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1637 kb
  • Other: doc mobi lit lrf
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 918

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Judson, Katharine Berry.

Judson, Katharine Berry. Indian mythology - Alaska, Indians of North America - Alaska, Legends - Alaska.

Originally gathered and recorded by government ethnologists, she paints an overall picture of Alaskan history as told by its many tribes. From the Eskimo to the Tlingit, from the Tsetsaut to the Haida, the origin of the still-wild state begins with the great Bird (often called "Raven") and branches out, through its legends, in wonderful and amazing directions. Summary by John N. Daily). Genre(s): Culture & Heritage, Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales.

Originally gathered and recorded by government ethnologists, she paints an overall picture of Alaskan history as told by its many tribes

Originally gathered and recorded by government ethnologists, she paints an overall picture of Alaskan history as told by its many tribes.

Katharine Berry Judson. Myths and Legends of the Great Plains. Katharine Berry Judson. Myths and Legends of California and the Old Southwest. Read whenever, wherever. Your phone is always with you, so your books are too – even when you’re offline. Bookmate – an app that makes you want to read.

Judson Katharine Berry. The myths in this volume are authentic. The original collections were made by government ethnologists, by whose permission this compilation is made. And no effort has been made, in the telling of them. to change them from the terse directness of the natives. Katharine Berry Judson was a professor of history at the University of Washington. Originally gathered and recorded by government ethnologists, she paints an overall picture of Alaskan history as told by its many tribes.

More by Katharine Berry Judson. Myths and Legends of the Mississippi Valley and the Great Lakes. In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chosen to reproduce this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Legacy Reprint Series. Genre(s): Culture & Heritage Fiction, Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales.

From the Osage creation myth to legendary rivalries over the plains buffalo, American folklorist Katharine Berry Judson has compiled a rich collection of Native American folk stories. Drawing on documentation found in the annual reports of the Bureau of American Ethnology and the publications of the United States Geographical and Geological Survey, this 1913 volume contains authentic myths and legends of indigineous peoples of the Great Plains region of the United States.

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

Comments

OwerSpeed OwerSpeed
I got this as research, but it didn't have the story I was looking for. Did read the rest of them, though.
Yndanol Yndanol
Finally, a book w Alaska's myths and legends. Nicely written