Grenville Goodwin's Myths and Tales of the White Mountain Apache PDF

By Grenville Goodwin

These fifty seven tales (with seven variations) collected among 1931 and 1936 comprise significant cycles facing production and Coyote, minor stories, and extra tales derived from Spanish and Mexican culture. The stories are of 2 periods: holy stories acknowledged through a few to expalin the beginning of ceremonies and holy powers, and stories that have to do with the construction of the earth, the emergence, the flood, the slaying of monsters, and the starting place of customs. As Goodwin was once the 1st anthropologist to paintings with the White Mountain Apache, his insights stay a chief souce in this people.

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