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Native American folktales

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore,
  • Tales -- United States,
  • United States -- Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Thomas A. Green.
    GenreFolklore.
    SeriesStories from the American mosaic
    ContributionsGreen, Thomas A., 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE98.F6 N382 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17010721M
    ISBN 109780313363016
    LC Control Number2008032977

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This tale was popular in many Native American tribes with languages in the Algonquian family. The variant here comes from the Mi’kmaq (or Micmac) tribe of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island, Canada.