- Author:Gretchen Will Mayo
- Publisher:Walker & Co (February 1, 1989)
- Subcategory:Literature & Fiction
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A collection of North American Indian legends about the origins of thunder, tornados, and other weather phenomena.
Indians of North America, Weather, Indians of North America, Weather. A collection of North American Indian legends about the origins of thunder, tornados, and other weather phenomena. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on April 30, 2014.
Adults might like to consider Keepers of the Earth (Fulcrum, 1988) for storytelling purposes because it provides . All are essentially creation myths.
The value of Mayo's volume is that it does introduce young readers to the close relationship with nature that is common to American Indian folktales.
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Earthmaker's Tales : North American Indian Stories about Earth Happenings. by Gretchen Will Mayo.
North American Indian stories about earth happenings. Includes bibliographical references (p. 89).
Sixteen Native American legends explaining weather and other natural phenomena -. earthquakes, floods, and hot springs-with related legends outlined in the introductions for the individual stories. Mayo's retellings offer scarcely more than the bare-bones renditions commonly supplied by anthropologists, but her vigorous black-and-white drawings do extend the meaning somewhat. Because of the subject matter and the wide variety of sources listed, this collection will be useful to both storytellers and school-age children studying Native Americans. EARTHMAKER'S TALES: North American Indian Stories A bout Earth Happenings.
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Earth-maker myth, Native American, California. Philippine mythology. Thompson, Stith: Folk Tales of the North American Indians (Indiana University Press 1929). Colin F. Taylor (1994). a b Grinnell, George Bird: Blackfoot Lodge Tales – The Story of a Prairie People (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1892). Dorsey, George . Wichita Tales, 1, 2 and 3 (Journal of American Folklore, 1902, 1903 and 1904). Native American myths and legends.