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Latin-American mythology.

Hartley Burr Alexander

Latin-American mythology.

by Hartley Burr Alexander

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Published by Reprint Services Corp .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: American

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    LC History-America-E

    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9714186M
    ISBN 100781242924
    ISBN 109780781242929

    The collection of folktales from South America consists of two books with thirty Brazilian folktales. Mayan folktales. Rabbit and The Coyote. Rabbit Throws Out His Sandal. Jaguar and the Little Skunk. Disobedient Son. Brazilian folktales. Fairy tales from Brazil. Walter LaFeber’s Inevitable Revolutions looks at the US/Latin-American relationship from a slightly different perspective. It complements Schoultz’s book well because it focuses, very specifically, on the countries of Central America. It covers a shorter timeframe, picking up when the United States first intervened militarily in Central America at the turn of the 20th century.

    Latin American Folklore: Unbreakable A story from Chilean folklore about the smartest woman in the world, her talking shoe, and a prince that deserved a slap on the face. The creatures this week are the abatwa, from South Africa, and you'll learn why ants are the best roommates ever.   Award-winning poet and University of Redlands Professor of Latin American Literature Ivonne Gordon-Vailakis recently published her tenth book of poetry, titled Diosas Prestadas/Borrowed Goddesses (Madrid: Torremozas, ).A volume of poetry, the book reexamines Greek mythology from the perspective of the goddesses.

    Search for. Search. Subject. Get this from a library! The illustrated guide to Latin American mythology: tales from the Aztec, Maya, Inca, and Amazon peoples. [Rachel Storm; Geraldine Carter;] -- Draws on the myths and legends of the great civilizations of the Aztec, Mayan and Inca empires, as well as those of the Amazon tribes. Sheds light on contemporary life and illuminates the spiritual.


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JOHN BIERHORST is the author, editor, or translator of more than thirty books on Native American lore, including Latin American Folktales, The Mythology of South America, The Mythology of North America, and The Mythology of Mexico and Central BIERHORST es el autor de dos libros.

Mama Pacha (a.k.a. Pachamama) literally translates to "mother nature" and was the most important figure in mythology, second only to the was the wife of Pacha Kamaq, a dragon, and a fertility deity who presided over planting and harvesting.

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