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What they used to tell about ; Indian legends from Labrador

Peter ed Desbarats

What they used to tell about ; Indian legends from Labrador

by Peter ed Desbarats

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Published by McClelland & Stewart in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indiens de l"Amérique du Nord -- Labrador -- Légendes

  • Edition Notes

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    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. ;
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22199964M

    They beat the dog nearly to death, and left the girl and her children to die. When they were gone, the dog became a man, and went into the woods, where he healed himself. The pups were hungry: therefore their mother went at night with a torch to dig clams on the beach during ebb-tide. I did not ask anyone to tell them in summer and I hope whoever reads them now will put the book away during the hot part of the year when snakes are listening." Most of the stories in And It is Still That Way are just bits and pieces of longer and more complicated legends, but they .

    A Tribe That Left Its Shoes: A Native American Legend: If you will look at any one of our native orchids, of which we have about a dozen kinds, you will see that this flower has the shape of an Indian moccasin. Why do the orchids have this shape? It is because a long time ago they used to be the shoes of an Indian tribe. Folk tales form an important part the Indian culture. Besides the hitopadesha, Jataka and Panchatantra, each region/state has its own treasure of folklore. The folklores and folktales have been an eternal part of every culture since ages. When it comes to Indian folk tales, the country of diverse religions, languages and cultures has a complete.

    India, according to Dr.V. Raghavan, retired head of the Sanskrit department of India's prestigious University of Madras, was alone in playing host to extraterrestrials in prehistory. Dr. Raghavan contends that centuries-old documents in Sanskrit (the classical language of India and Hinduism) prove that aliens from outer space visited his nation. They Say the Wind Is Red is the moving story of the Choctaw Indians who managed to stay behind when their tribe was relocated in the s. Throughout the s and s, they had to resist the efforts of unscrupulous government agents to steal their land and resources. But they always maintained their Indian communities -- even when government census takers listed them as black or mulatto.


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What they used to tell about ; Indian legends from Labrador by Peter ed Desbarats Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The 29 Innu-aimun stories featured here (in four volumes) were originally collected in Sheshatshiu, Labrador in and are part of a larger collection of sound recordings.

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