The Resource Native American stories, told by Joseph Bruchac ; illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden

Native American stories, told by Joseph Bruchac ; illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden

Label
Native American stories
Title
Native American stories
Statement of responsibility
told by Joseph Bruchac ; illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of Native American tales and myths focusing on the relationship between man and nature
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruchac, Joseph
Dewey number
398.2/08997
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E98.F6
LC item number
B9 1991
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ka-Hon-Hes
  • Caduto, Michael J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian mythology
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Native American stories, told by Joseph Bruchac ; illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"From Keepers of the earth [by] Michael J. Caduto and Joseph Bruchac."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation. The coming of Gluscabi (Abenaki, northeast woodlands) -- The Earth on Turtle's back (Onondaga, northeast woodlands) -- Four worlds : the Dine story of creation (Dine/Navajo, southwest)
  • Fire. Loo-Wit, the fire-keeper (Nisqually, Pacific northwest) -- How Grandmother Spider stole the sun (Muskogee/Creek, Oklahoma)
  • Earth. Tunka-shila, grandfather rock (Lakota/Sioux, Great Plains) -- Old Man Coyote and the rock (Pawnee, Great Plains)
  • Wind and weather. Gluscabi and the wind eagle (Abenaki, northeast woodlands)
  • Water. The hero twins and the swallower of clouds (Zuni, southwest) -- Koluscap and the water monster (Micmac and Maliseet, Maritime provinces) -- How thunder and earthquake made ocean (Yurok, California) -- Sedna, the woman under the sea (Inuit, Arctic regions) -- How Raven made the tides (Tsimshian, Pacific northwest)
  • Sky. How Coyote was the moon (Kalispel, Idaho) -- How Fisher went to the skyland : the origin of the Big Dipper (Anishinabe, Great Lakes region)
  • Seasons. Spring defeats winter (Seneca, northeast woodlands)
  • Plants and animals. Coming of corn (Cherokee, North Carolina) -- Manabozho and the maple trees (Anishinabe, Great Lakes region) -- Kokopilau, the hump-backed flute player (Hopi, southwest) -- How Turtle flew south for the winter (Dakota/Sioux, Midwest) -- Gluscabi and the game animals (Abenaki, northeast woodlands) -- Awi Usdi, the little deer (Cherokee, North Carolina)
  • Life, death, spirit. Origin of death (Siksika/Blackfeet, Montana and Alberta)
  • Unity of earth. White Buffalo Calf Woman and the sacred pipe (Lakota/Sioux, Great Plains)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9781555910945
Lccn
90085267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23051761
  • 705844
  • (OCoLC)ocm23051761
  • 705844
Label
Native American stories, told by Joseph Bruchac ; illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden
Publication
Note
"From Keepers of the earth [by] Michael J. Caduto and Joseph Bruchac."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation. The coming of Gluscabi (Abenaki, northeast woodlands) -- The Earth on Turtle's back (Onondaga, northeast woodlands) -- Four worlds : the Dine story of creation (Dine/Navajo, southwest)
  • Fire. Loo-Wit, the fire-keeper (Nisqually, Pacific northwest) -- How Grandmother Spider stole the sun (Muskogee/Creek, Oklahoma)
  • Earth. Tunka-shila, grandfather rock (Lakota/Sioux, Great Plains) -- Old Man Coyote and the rock (Pawnee, Great Plains)
  • Wind and weather. Gluscabi and the wind eagle (Abenaki, northeast woodlands)
  • Water. The hero twins and the swallower of clouds (Zuni, southwest) -- Koluscap and the water monster (Micmac and Maliseet, Maritime provinces) -- How thunder and earthquake made ocean (Yurok, California) -- Sedna, the woman under the sea (Inuit, Arctic regions) -- How Raven made the tides (Tsimshian, Pacific northwest)
  • Sky. How Coyote was the moon (Kalispel, Idaho) -- How Fisher went to the skyland : the origin of the Big Dipper (Anishinabe, Great Lakes region)
  • Seasons. Spring defeats winter (Seneca, northeast woodlands)
  • Plants and animals. Coming of corn (Cherokee, North Carolina) -- Manabozho and the maple trees (Anishinabe, Great Lakes region) -- Kokopilau, the hump-backed flute player (Hopi, southwest) -- How Turtle flew south for the winter (Dakota/Sioux, Midwest) -- Gluscabi and the game animals (Abenaki, northeast woodlands) -- Awi Usdi, the little deer (Cherokee, North Carolina)
  • Life, death, spirit. Origin of death (Siksika/Blackfeet, Montana and Alberta)
  • Unity of earth. White Buffalo Calf Woman and the sacred pipe (Lakota/Sioux, Great Plains)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9781555910945
Lccn
90085267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23051761
  • 705844
  • (OCoLC)ocm23051761
  • 705844

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