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The Inland Whale,9780520246935

The Inland Whale

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Edition: 2nd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 11/30/2005
Publisher(s): Univ of California Pr

Summary

Nine tales, selected and retold here by anthropologist and author Theodora Kroeber for the adult general-interest reader. The new foreword by her son, Karl Kroeber, provides context about the author's methods and describes his own personal connection to the stories themselves.

Table of Contents

Foreword by Karl Kroeber ix
Introduction 1(4)
I
The Inland Whale
5(24)
Loon Woman
29(28)
Butterfly Man
57(8)
Dance Mad
65(10)
Love Charm
75(4)
Umai
79(8)
About-the-House Girl
87(22)
Tesilya, Sun's Daughter
109(20)
The Man's Wife
129(14)
II
Some Qualities of Indian Stories
143(6)
About the Stories in This Book
149(44)
The Inland Whale,
149(9)
Loon Woman,
158(7)
Butterfly Man,
165(3)
Dance Mad,
168(5)
Love Charm,
173(2)
Umai,
175(4)
About-the-House Girl,
179(3)
Tesilya, Sun's Daughter,
182(5)
The Man's Wife,
187(6)
Sources 193

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