Native American Tales and Legends

Edited by Allan A Macfarlan




This exciting collection contains more than thirty richly imaginative stories from a wide variety o f Native American sources covering a broad spectrum of subjects. Included are creation myths, hero tales and trickster stories, as well as tales of little people, giants, and monsters, and of magic, enchantment, sorcery, and the spirit world.

Among the stories included are “The White Stone Canoe” (Chippawa), “Raven Pretends to Build a Canoe (Tsimshian), “The Theft from the Sun” (Blackfoot), “The Loon’s Necklace” (Iroquois), “The Rabbit Goes Duck Hunting” (Cherokee), “The Coyote” (Pueblo), and “The Origin of the Buffalo and of Corn” (Cheyenne).

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