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Shamans and kushtakas

north coast tales of the supernatural

by Mary Giraudo Beck

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Published by Alaska Northwest Books in Anchorage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tlingit Indians -- Folklore.,
  • Haida Indians -- Folklore.,
  • Tlingit mythology.,
  • Haida mythology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary Giraudo Beck ; illustrated by Marvin Oliver.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.T6 B44 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1849856M
    ISBN 100882404067
    LC Control Number90001295

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The Tlingit and Haida are Native Americans who inhabit southeast Alaska and share many traditions and stories. Written by a non-native scholar, this book contains nine Tlingit and Haida tales concerned.

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A mythical part-otter, part-human shapeshifter, in Tlingit and Tsimshian folklore, sometimes represented as tricksters and at other times as helpful beings who save (and turn) drowning victims.Resources in Education, page Written by a non-native scholar, this book.

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Author/Creator: Beck, Mary Giraudo, by Mary Giraudo Beck Among the Natives of Pacific Northwest Coast, the shaman was honored as a person who could heal the body and spirit as well as see into the future.

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