Myths and Legends of British North America Selected and Edited
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Myths and Legends of British North America Selected and Edited

By Katharine Berry Judson
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Table of Contents
  • MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA
  • PREFACE
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • BELIEFS
  • BELIEFS
  • BELIEFS
  • CREATION OF THE WORLD
  • HOW THE EARTH WAS FORMED
  • OLD ONE AND CREATION
  • CREATION OF THE EARTH
  • RAVEN AND CREATION
  • ORIGIN OF RIVERS IN QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS
  • ORIGIN OF HAIDA LAND
  • RAVEN AND MOON WOMAN
  • ORIGIN OF LIGHT
  • ORIGIN OF LIGHT
  • CREATION OF LIGHT
  • COMING OF FIRE
  • HOW GRIZZLY BEAR AND COYOTE MADE LIGHT AND THE SEASONS
  • ORIGIN OF LIGHT AND FIRE
  • HOW FIRE WAS SECURED
  • HOW RAVEN BROUGHT FIRE
  • WHEN MINK CARRIED THE TORCHES
  • OLD ONE
  • THE GREAT FIRE
  • THE BURNING OF THE WORLD
  • THE HOUSE OF SUN
  • WHY THE SUN IS BRIGHT
  • WHEN SUN WAS SNARED
  • SUN AND MOON
  • THE MAN IN THE MOON
  • WHY THE MOON IS PALE
  • THE WOMAN IN THE MOON
  • MOON
  • WAR WITH THE SKY PEOPLE
  • HOW TWO SISTERS GOT OUT OF SKY LAND
  • ORIGIN OF THE PLEIADES
  • THE STAR HUNTERS
  • THE GREAT BEAR AND THE HUNTER
  • HOW THE SUMMER CAME
  • THE RAINBOW TRAIL
  • ORIGIN OF THE CHINOOK WIND[3]
  • WHEN GLACIER MARRIED CHINOOK’S DAUGHTER
  • MINK’S WAR WITH THE SOUTHEAST WIND
  • WHEN NORTH’S SON MARRIED SOUTHEAST’S DAUGHTER[5]
  • CAPTURE OF WIND
  • HOW WIND BECAME A SLAVE
  • THUNDER, LIGHTNING, AND RAIN
  • THUNDER
  • TURTLE AND THE THUNDER BIRD
  • WHY LIGHTNING STRIKES THE TREES
  • THE MAKING OF LAKES AND MOUNTAINS
  • ORIGIN OF RACES[6]
  • ORIGIN OF CHILCOTIN CAÑON
  • ORIGINS OF ANIMALS
  • BIRD BEGINNINGS
  • MOSQUITOES
  • ORIGIN OF DEATH
  • DURATION OF HUMAN LIFE
  • HOW DEATH CAME
  • ORIGIN OF ARROWHEADS
  • ORIGIN OF CARVED HOUSE POSTS
  • THE WIND-POWER CARVING
  • CALENDAR
  • CALENDAR
  • CALENDAR
  • HOW THE INDIANS FIRST OBTAINED BLANKETS
  • HUNTING IN THE SNOW MOUNTAINS
  • COYOTE’S GIFT OF THE SALMON AND THE CAÑON OF THE FRASER RIVER
  • THE COMING OF THE SALMON
  • COYOTE AND THE SALMON
  • WOLVERENE AND THE GEESE
  • NANEBOJO AND THE GEESE
  • ADVENTURES OF NANEBOJO
  • WISKE-DJAK[7] AND THE GEESE
  • WISKE-DJAK AND THE PARTRIDGES
  • WISKE-DJAK AND GREAT BEAVER
  • NENEBUC[8]
  • NENEBUC AND BIG BEAR
  • COYOTE AND FOX
  • THE VENTURESOME HARE
  • RABBIT AND FROG
  • BIG TURTLE
  • WOLVERENE AND ROCK
  • RAVEN’S CANOE MEN
  • RAVEN AND PITCHMAN
  • WHEN RAVEN MARRIED OFF HIS SISTER
  • BEAVER AND PORCUPINE
  • BEAVER AND PORCUPINE
  • BEAVER AND DEER
  • EAGLE’S FEAST[9]
  • WHEN CHICKADEE CLIMBED A TREE
  • REDBIRD AND BLACKBIRD
  • LITTLE GRAY WOODPECKER
  • OWL
  • CHIPMUNK
  • MUSKRAT’S TAIL
  • WOLVERENE AND BRANT
  • WAR OF THE FOUR TRIBES
  • TRADITION OF IROQUOIS FALLS[10]
  • THE GIANTESS AND THE INDIAN
  • THE DESTRUCTION OF MONSTERS
  • FOOTNOTES
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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