By Hartley Burr Alexander
The tales commence within the a long way North, between Norsemen and Eskimos, and diversity during the land of the wooded area dwellers, with wide illustration of tribes comparable to the Iroquois and Algonquian. Legends from the Gulf zone and nice Plains surround solar worship and trickster pranks, and from the Indians of the mountain and barren region come stories of Navajo gods and episodes from the ghost global. the gathering concludes one of the natives of the Pacific coast, with tales of mystery societies, totemism and totemic spirits, and the Raven Cycle — the supernatural lore surrounding the black fowl who hung the solar, moon, and stars within the sky, placed the salmon within the rivers and the fish within the sea, and amused itself via fooling individuals with its shape-shifting tricks.
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Native American Mythology by Hartley Burr Alexander