Old Indian legends

Title Old Indian legends
Names Zitkala-Sa.
Book Number BR008880
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation First published in 1901. Fourteen Dakota Indian tales orginally told in the Lakota language are retold here in English. Some characters, such as Iktomi, the spider fairy who plays tricks on other animals, appear in several stories. Some tales have a moral twist, while others portray Native American culture and traditions. Zitkala-Sa also published "American Indian Stories," a semiautobiographical collection.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Historical Fiction - Indian (Native American) - HIFNA
Historical Fiction - HIF
Folklore & Fairy Tales - FOL
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Science - Archeology - ARC
Short Pieces (Non-Fiction) - SHP
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Dakota Indians - Folklore
Indians of North America - Great Plains - Folklore
Call Number 398.208997 ANF
Language English
Released 1993
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1993 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1985]
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