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.aNow what shall I do? ... Well, Raccoon just seemed to get hungrier and hungrier, and before long he had eaten every acorn in each of the five pits, and replaced every one with his ... This is why raccoons have those stripes across their backs.
|Title||:||Coyote Was Going There|
|Publisher||:||University of Washington Press - 2012-02-11|