World Mythologies: Myths of the Native Americans, 1st Edition

  • Herald P. McKinley
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502609916
  • ISBN-13: 9781502609915
  • DDC: 398.2089
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This title lets young readers learn the history, geography, and life of Native Americans. Aimed at students in Grades 6+, it delves into all aspects of Native American mythology. The title includes maps, sidebars, and more!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Introduction: The Importance of Mythology.
Who Were the Peoples of North America?.
1: The Geography of Native American Cultures.
2: The Regions of the Tribes.
3: A Variety of Cultures.
4: A Strong Connection to Nature.
5: Spirituality in Everything.
Stories and Myths.
6: From Sky to Earth, the Iroquois Creation Story.
7: The Zuni Tale of the Corn Maidens.
8: Tlingit and Tismishian Raven Tales.
9: Algonquian Hero Glooscap and the Water Monster.
10: Coyote the Sioux Trickster.
11: The Karuk Land of the Dead.
Glossary.
Sources of the Myths.
Further Information.
Selected Bibliography.
Quotation Citations.
Index.