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The earth under Sky Bear's feet : native American poems of the land

Author: Joseph Bruchac; Thomas Locker
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retelling of twelve tales from various North American Indian cultures describing how Sky Bear, the Big Dipper, sees the earth from the sky.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bruchac; Thomas Locker
ISBN: 039922713X 9780399227134
OCLC Number: 30516220
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: The earth under Sky Bear's feet --
Sky Bear (Mohawk) --
Song to the firefly (Anishinabe) --
Flute song (Pima) --
Wababanal: the northern lights (Missisquoi) --
Mouse's bragging song (Winnebago) --
The scattered stars (Cochiti Pueblo) --
The seven mateinnu (Lenape) --
The trail of the piñon gatherers (Chumash) --
A summer song (Inuit) --
The old wolf's song (Lakota) --
Dawn house song (Navajo) --
Spirit dance song (Pawnee).
Responsibility: Joseph Bruchac ; illustrated by Thomas Locker.
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A retelling of twelve tales from various North American Indian cultures describing how Sky Bear, the Big Dipper, sees the earth from the sky.

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