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Title The Naked bear : folktales of the Iroquois / edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer.
Pub Info New York : Morrow, ©1987.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J FT Bierhorst     AVAILABLE
 Woods Hole - Children's  Y 398.2 NAK     AVAILABLE
Descript xx, 123 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 870L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.1 3 3 76358
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123).
Summary A collection of sixteen traditional tales told by the Iroquois Indians, some featuring talking animals and some presenting terrifying flesh-eating creatures such as the Naked Bear, the Stone Coat, and the Whirlwinds.
Contents Chestnut pudding -- Two Feathers -- The Whirlwinds and the Stone Coats -- Animal-foot hitter -- Turtle's war party -- The mother of ghosts -- Cannibal Island -- The moose wife -- The boy who learned the songs of birds -- Turtle goes hunting -- Mother Swan's daughters -- Lodge Boy and Thrown Away -- Last remaining -- Porcupine's grandson -- The quilt of men's eyes -- Turtle and his sister.
Subject Iroquois Indians -- Folklore.
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
Iroquois Indians -- Folklore.
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
Add Author Bierhorst, John.
Zimmer, Dirk, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Naked bear. New York : Morrow, ©1987 (OCoLC)619924554
ISBN 0688064221
9780688064228
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