Synopses & Reviews
Gathering 160 tales from 80 tribal groups to offer a rich and lively panarama of the Native American mythic heritage. 100 drawings.
About the Author
is co-editor of American Indian Myths and Legends
and the author of, among many other books, Lakota Woman; Lame Deer, Seeker of Visions;
and Saloons of the Old West
. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Alfonso Ortiz was a Native American scholar, anthropologist, activist and author. His works included, The Tewa World: Space, Time, Being and Becoming in a Pueblo Society.