The Inland Whale

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University of California Press, 1959 - Social Science - 205 pages
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Nine tales, selected and retold here by anthropologist and author Theodora Kroeber for the adult general-interest reader. The new foreword by her son. Karl Kroeber, provides context about the author's methods and describes his own personal connection to the stories themselves.
 

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Contents

Foreword by Oliver La Farge
7
I
13
AbouttheHouse Girl
101
Tesilya Suns Daughter
122
Some Qualities of Indian Stories
153
About the Stories in This Book
159
Sources
203
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Theodora Kroeber (1897-1979) was a noted anthropologist and also the author of "Ishi in Two Worlds "(California). Karl Kroeber, son of Theodora Kroeber, is Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University and coeditor of "Ishi in Three Centuries "(2002).

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