From Abenaki to Zuni

A Dictionary of Native American Tribes by Evelyn Wolfson

Publisher: Demco Media

Written in English
Published: Pages: 215 Downloads: 337
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  • General,
  • Children"s 9-12,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Dictionaries, Juvenile,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam Sauts Bock (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10924809M
ISBN 100606087494
ISBN 109780606087490

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By William Sauts Bock, Evelyn Wolfson. Grades. Genre. Non-Fiction An alphabetical identification of sixty-eight of the larger North American Indian tribes. This is a comprehensive reference book that discusses more than indigenous From Abenaki to Zuni book of North America, as well as prehistoric peoples and civilizations.

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There is no single mythology of the Indigenous North American peoples, but numerous different canons of traditional narratives associated with religion, ethics and beliefs. Such stories are deeply based in Nature and are rich with the symbolism of seasons, weather, plants, animals, earth, water, fire, sky and the heavenly bodies.

Common elements are the principle of an all-embracing, universal. Children's book illustrating an Abenaki legend about Raccoon paying the price for boasting and breaking promises.

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Coauthors & Alternates. Abenaki Legends often feature Gluscabi (also spelled Glooscap or Gluscabe or Kluskap). He taught the Abenaki people how to live and protected them from danger. Gichi Niwaskw (gih-chee-nih-wahsk) means Great Spirit in Abenaki, and is the Abenaki name for the Creator God, who is.

Jun 17,  · Abenaki, or Western Abenaki, is an Algonquian language spoken today by only a few elders in Canada.

Native speakers call their language Alnombak, Alnôbak, or Aln8bak (the 8 was a Jesuit symbol for a nasalized, unrounded ‘o’.) Penobscot or Eastern Abenaki, a dialect mutually comprehensible with Western Abenaki, was once spoken in Maine.

The Abenaki were a woodland hunter/ farmer confederacy who’s tradition states that they migrated from the ranged throughout southwestern Maine into Vermont and New Hampshire.

Early contact was with the British, but the tribe was missionized and allied with the French. Joseph Bruchac is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Joseph Bruchac and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected.

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Each play is introduced with a brief tribal background, a list of characters, suggestions for props and scenery, and recommended costumes. Representing tribes from Bruchac's own Abenaki to the Cherokee, Tlingit, and Zuni, the plays are mostly pourquoi tales, explaining how mosquitos came into the world or why stars are visible at night.

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Let’s get started!Living in the northern range of the Algonquians, the Abenaki may have depended more on hunting and fishing than groups living in a more temperate climate. But they did grow corn, beans, squash and other crops. More information about the Abenaki: The Abenaki, from Abenaki History, accessed through the EDSITEment resource Internet Public Library.