ERIC Number: ED245873
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
The Flood. Second edition. Indian Culture Series DH-19.
The booklet, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings, contains 16 one to three page versions of the story of the great flood. Versions of the story as told by representatives of the Skokomish Indians of Western Washington, Apache Indians of New Mexico, Athabascan Indians of Alaska, Shasta Indians of California, Yakima Indians of Washington, Tlingit Indians of Southern Alaska, Delaware Indians, Indians of the Yellowstone Valley, Squamish Indians of Western Canada, and Yanawamo Indians of South America are inlcuded. Other versions are those of the Hebrews and of the Philippine Islands, Ceylon, China, Greece, and Iraq. (SB)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, American Indians, Childrens Literature, Cultural Differences, Elementary Secondary Education, Folk Culture, Foreign Countries, Legends
Montana Council for Indian Education, 517 Rimrock Road, Billings, MT 59102 ($1.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Montana Council for Indian Education, Billings.
Identifiers: Apache (Tribe); Athapascan (Tribe); Ceylon; China; Delaware (Tribe); Flood (Tradition); Greece; Iraq; Jewish Culture; Philippines; Shasta (Tribe); Skokomish (Tribe); Squamish (Tribe); Tlingit (Tribe); Yakima (Nation); Yanawamo (Tribe)