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Stories California Indians told.

Fisher, Anne B.

Stories California Indians told.

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Published by Parnassus Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Folklore.,
    • Indians of North America -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Ruth Robbins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE98.F6 F5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p.
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6222701M
      LC Control Number57008065

      North American Indians tell many stories about the stars - individual stars and groups of stars. Often in these stories, the stars are referred to as "the People of the Sky World." When the first white people came to the Northwest, Indians of several nations told them about a great bridge of rocks and earth that once spanned the lower Columbia. Like all California Indian tribes, the Cahuilla created baskets which were both practical and aesthetically pleasing. In their book The Cahuilla Indians of Southern California, Lowell Bean and Harr. - Explore hhhomeschool's board "Native American Stories For Kids", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Native american, Stories for kids and Childrens books pins. The most shameful chapter of American history is that in which is recorded the account of our dealings with the Indians. The story of our government’s intercourse with this race is an unbroken narrative of injustice, fraud, and robbery. Our people have disregarded honesty and truth whenever they have come in contact with the Indian, Blackfoot Indians and their Stories Read More».


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Get this from a library. Stories California Indians told. [Anne B Fisher; Ruth Robbins; Parnassus Press,] -- How the rainbow was made, why grizzly bears walk on all fours, how California came to be and other tales told by the California Indians. Stories California Indians Told Library Binding – June 1, by Anne B.

Fisher (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" /5(4). Stories California Indians Told School & Library Binding – June 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from School & Format: School & Library Binding. Get this from a library. Stories California Indians told. [Anne B Fisher; Ruth Robbins] -- Twelve stories, authentic California Indian legends, retold. Stories California Indians Told., Twelve authentic tales with more than 40 illustrations inspired by native design.

NOTE: This book has been sold. Keywords: Californain; California. Anne B. Fisher is the author of Stories California Indians told ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 1 review), Stories California Indians Told ( avg rating, /5.

In this collection of California Indian tales, as in most Indian legends, the creatures of the forest are personified and elements of nature are explained. With the primitive poetic interpretation frequently found in Indian lore, these tales explain how California was made, how the animals brought fire to the Indians (and how the frog thereby lost his tail), why the bear walks on all fours and.

Parnassus Press, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy. California Indian history didn’t end with the Gold Rush. It’s still in progress.

California Indians make baskets and manage landscapes with fire -- and drive pickup trucks and earn doctorates -- in the present tense, planning for a future seven generations distant.

"Stories California Indians told by Fisher, Anne B An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. Deborah A. Miranda is the author of Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir (HeyDay Press January ).Her collection of essays, The Hidden Stories of Isabel Meadows and Other California Indian Lacunae is under contract with U of Nebraska Press.

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Unfortunately, she neither gives her sources nor identifies the particular tribe from which each tale comes. (In some cases this is not possible because the tales are composites.) Only a few stories in this collection overlap with Anne Fisher's Stories California Indians Told (Parnassus, ; o.p.).

Ruth S. Vose, San Francisco Public LibraryAuthor: Jane Louise Curry. This book leads readers through a troubled past using the author's family circle as a touch point and resource for discovery. Personal and strong, these stories present an evocative new view of the shaping of California and the lives of Indians during the Mission period in California/5.

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