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    Karl Kroeber
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    1576079392
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    978-1576079393
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    ABC-CLIO; 1st edition (November 5, 2002)
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    297 pages
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Introduction by scholar Karl Kroeber offers new insight into the significance of Curtin's collection for understanding the creation myth system of Native America . has been added to your Cart.

Introduction by scholar Karl Kroeber offers new insight into the significance of Curtin's collection for understanding the creation myth system of Native America, Contains original translations of the system of creation myths as told to Curtin by members of the Yana and Wintu tribes.

Download books for free. An absolutely fascinating anthology of creation Native American myths and legends focusing on how the world, plants, animals, and humans came into existence and interact with each other.

ABC-CLIO Classic Folk and Fairy Tales

ABC-CLIO Classic Folk and Fairy Tales. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC CLIO, 2002. Readers who plunge into the body of this work, the myths, without reading Kroeber's introduction may find themselves adrift in texts packed with multiple names-of places, forces, and spirits moving through action-packed sequences that recount the origins of the world according to the Yana and Wintu of central California.

Introduction by scholar Karl Kroeber offers new insight into the significance of Curtin's collection for understanding the creation myth system of Native America Contains original translations of the system of creation myths a. .

Introduction by scholar Karl Kroeber offers new insight into the significance of Curtin's collection for understanding the creation myth system of Native America Contains original translations of the system of creation myths as told to Curtin by members of the Yana and Wintu tribes. The remarkably accurate original translations of Native American myths from one of 19th-century America's foremost linguists. Native American mythology shows vestiges of religious concepts already old when the Egyptians evolved their form of worship.

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Start by marking Creation Myths of Primitive America as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This volume offers an unusual collection of myths from two Native American cultures, the Wintu and Yana, recorded and translated in the 1880s by Jeremiah Curtin, one of the outstanding American linguists of the later 19th century. Because Curtin soug Native American mythology shows vestiges of religious concepts already old when the Egyptians evolved their form of worship.

The ABC-CLIO Classic Folk and Fairy Tales series brings back to life these key anthologies of traditional tales . a C ONTENTS Introduction to Jeremiah Curtin: Creation Myths of Primitive America, by Karl Kroeber Introduction.

The ABC-CLIO Classic Folk and Fairy Tales series brings back to life these key anthologies of traditional tales from the golden age of folklore discovery. These insightful essays discuss the significance of the collection and its original collector; the original collector’s methodology and translation practices; and the original period context according to region or genre.

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Creation Myths of Primitive AmericaIn Relation to the Religious History and Mental Development of Mankindby . Described briefly and by an Indian, the American myth system is as follows: There was a world before this one in which we are living at present.

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The remarkably accurate original translations of Native American myths from one of 19th-century America's foremost linguists.

• Introduction by scholar Karl Kroeber offers new insight into the significance of Curtin's collection for understanding the creation myth system of Native America

• Contains original translations of the system of creation myths as told to Curtin by members of the Yana and Wintu tribes