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Coyote Was Going There: Indian Literature of the Oregon Country

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The material cause of this book is a Central Oregon childhood spent around Indians and devoted to hunting for the artifacts of their ancestors, the efficient cause is in the works of the late Melville Jacobs.

Synopsis:

The vivid imagination, robust humor, and profound sense of place of the Indians of Oregon are revealed in this anthology, which gathers together hitherto scattered and often inaccessible legends originally transcribed and translated by scholars such as Archie Phinney, Melville Jacobs, and Franz Boas.

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ISBN:
9780295957319
Compiled:
Ramsey, Jarold
Editor:
Ramsey, Jarold
Editor:
Ramsey, Jarold
Compiled by:
Ramsey, Jarold
Compiled:
Ramsey, Jarold
Author:
Ramsey, Jarold
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Location:
Seattle :
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
American - Native American
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Oregon -- Folklore.
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 289-295.
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9.08x6.09x.84 in. 1.19 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The vivid imagination, robust humor, and profound sense of place of the Indians of Oregon are revealed in this anthology, which gathers together hitherto scattered and often inaccessible legends originally transcribed and translated by scholars such as Archie Phinney, Melville Jacobs, and Franz Boas.
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