Heroes & Heroines : in Tlingit-Haida Legend

By: Beck, Mary G.

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xiii, 113 pp, light brown SC wraps w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & back panels. The author has selected nine ancient Tlingit-Haida legends and drawn parallels between their protagonists and those well-known to the heirs of Greco-Roman culture. The legends are: Natsilane, Fog woman, Gonakadet, Volcano woman, Blackskin, Bear Mother, the Girl & the Woodworm, The boy who fed Eagles, and Gunarhnesegmet. The Tlingits & Haidas are in Southeast Alaska.

Title: Heroes & Heroines : in Tlingit-Haida Legend

Author Name: Beck, Mary G.

Illustrator: DeWitt, Nancy

Categories: Folklore, History, Americana,

Edition: 3rd Printing

Publisher: Anchorage, AK, Alaska Northwest Books: 1994

ISBN Number: 0882403346

ISBN Number 13: 9780882403342

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 029463

Keywords: NORTH AMERICA INDIANS JUVENILE LITERATURE CHILDREN'S AMERICANA LEGENDS CANADA CANADIAN FOREIGN COUNTRIES HISTORY AMERICAN FOLKLORE