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The Resource "That's what they used to say" : reflections on American Indian oral traditions, Donald L. Fixico

"That's what they used to say" : reflections on American Indian oral traditions, Donald L. Fixico

Label
"That's what they used to say" : reflections on American Indian oral traditions
Title
"That's what they used to say"
Title remainder
reflections on American Indian oral traditions
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Fixico
Title variation
Reflections on American Indian oral traditions
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book on American Indian oral tradition invites understanding on how storytelling, legends and prophecies, oral histories and creation myths knit together and explain the Indian world through the power of the spoken word."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fixico, Donald Lee
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Oral tradition
  • Indians of North America
  • Oral tradition
  • North America
Label
"That's what they used to say" : reflections on American Indian oral traditions, Donald L. Fixico
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Power of the spoken word -- Creation myths of the earth and people -- Legends of warriors -- Indian oratory -- Ghost stories and little people -- Moccasin trail -- Indian humor -- Prophecies and visions -- Conclusion
Control code
972736439
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780806157757
Lccn
2017006657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
14273727
System control number
(OCoLC)972736439
Label
"That's what they used to say" : reflections on American Indian oral traditions, Donald L. Fixico
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Power of the spoken word -- Creation myths of the earth and people -- Legends of warriors -- Indian oratory -- Ghost stories and little people -- Moccasin trail -- Indian humor -- Prophecies and visions -- Conclusion
Control code
972736439
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780806157757
Lccn
2017006657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
14273727
System control number
(OCoLC)972736439

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