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The Myths of the North American Indians

by Lewis Spence

Other authors: James Jack (Illustrator)

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Almost immediately upon the discovery of the New World its inhabitants became a source of the greatest interest to all ranks and classes among the people of Europe.
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Rich anthology of the myths and legends of the Algonquins, Iroquois, Pawnees, and Sioux, prefaced by an extensive historical and ethnological commentary. Simply written tales of warrior rivalries, steadfast love, and victory over powerful forces are suitable reading for youngsters and entertaining enough for adults. 36 illustrations.

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A collection of Native American myths and legends, interweaving the historical backgrounds of several Indian cultures with magical stories.

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