By Richard Erdoes,Alfonso Ortiz
American Indian Trickster Tales comprises a couple of hundred tales from sixty tribes? many recorded from dwelling storytellers?which are illustrated with energetic and evocative drawings. those enjoyable stories will be learn aloud and loved through readers of any age, and may front folklorists, anthropologists, fanatics of local American literature, and enthusiasts of either Joseph Campbell and the Brothers Grimm.
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American Indian Trickster Tales (Myths and Legends) by Richard Erdoes,Alfonso Ortiz