Museum of New Mexico Press


Nihancan's Feast of Beaver

Animal Tales of the North American Indians

Edward Lavitt, Author
Robert E. McDowell, Author

In Indian cultures, all life is considered valuable and sacred, and is part of the powerful spiritual forces of nature. This collection of thirty-six animal tales, from the nine culture groups of North American Indians, tells stories about the behaviors and actions of human, animals, and the supernaturals that inhabit their world.

Trim: 9" x 9"

Pages: 120

Illustrations: line drawings

American Indians



Paperback $12.95