The gift of the gila monster : Navajo ceremonial tales


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Hausman, Gerald


Keyword(s):
Navajo mythology. Navajo Indians -- Rites and ceremonies. Navajo (Indiens) -- Religion. Navajo (Indiens) -- Rites et cÈrÈmonies. Navajo Indians Rites and ceremonies Navajo mythology


Year:
1993


Pages:
204 p.


Publisher:
Simon & Schuster


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
26632817


Label:
Box 104


Notes:
ill. ; 22 cm. "A Touchstone book."/ Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-204). introduced and retold by Gerald Hausman ; foreword by Tony Hillerman. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: E99.N3; Dewey: 299/.72


ISBN:
ISBN: 0671768115; 9780671768119 LCCN: 92-32317


Abstract:
Presents a collection of oral narratives which convey the origin story of the Navajo and a moral code for harmonious existence with the natural world.


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