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American Indian Myths and Legends

by Richard Erdoes Alfonso Ortiz

Gathering 160 tales from 80 tribal groups to offer a rich and lively panorama of the Native American mythic heritage. 100 drawings.

American Indian Trickster Tales

by Richard Erdoes Alfonso Ortiz

it's the Trickster who provides the real spark in the action

Po'pay: Leader of the First American Revolution

by Alfonso Ortiz Simon J. Ortiz Theodore S. Jojola Robert Mirabal Joseph H. Suina Joe S. Sando Herman Agoyo

Po'pay led the Pueblo revolt of 1680, which ousted the Spanish from New Mexico until 1692. In conjunction with the 2005 placing of a statue of the leader in the US Capitol's National Statuary Hall, a historian and tribal leader from New Mexico Pueblos present the first book on this leader and his legacy from a Pueblo perspective. It includes a foreword by New Mexico governor Bill Richardson, a chronology, images of the statue, and commemorative statements. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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