Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Navajo Coyote Tales: The Curly To Aheedliinii Version
Foyalty 36

Navajo Coyote Tales: The Curly To Aheedliinii Version (Paperback)

£11.99
Usually despatched within 2 weeks.

Synopsis

Coyote is easily the most popular character in the stories of Indian tribes from Canada to Mexico. This volume contains seventeen coyote tales collected and translated by Father Berard Haile, O.F.M., more than half a century ago. The original Navajo transcriptions are included, along with notes. The tales show Coyote as a warrior, a shaman, a trickster; a lecher, a thief; a sacrificial victim, and always as the indomitable force of life. He is the paradoxical hero and scamp whose adventures inspire laughter or awe, depending upon what shape he takes in a given story. In his introduction to Navajo Coyote Tales, Karl W. Luckert considers Coyote mythology in a theoretical and historical framework.

Karl W. Luckert is a professor of religious studies at Southwest Missouri State University.

More books by Father Berard Haile

More books by Karl W. Luckert

More books by Karl W. Luckert

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Indigenous Knowledge for Climate...
(Hardback)
Douglas Nakashima; Igor Krupnik;...
 
 
£54.99
 
Ohpikiihaakan-Ohpihmeh (Raised...
(Paperback)
Colleen Cardinal; Raven Sinclair...
 
 
£12.99
 
Policing Indigenous Movements: ...
(Paperback)
Andrew Crosby; Jeffrey Monaghan
 
 
£15.95
 
The Croatan Indians of Sampson ...
(Paperback)
George Edwin Butler
 
 
£19.50
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close