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Lore of the Inupiat.

Edward A. Tennant

Lore of the Inupiat.

the elders speak = Uqaaqtuanich Iñupiat : utuqqanaat uqaaqtuaqtut

by Edward A. Tennant

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Published by Inupiaq Materials Development Center, Northwest Arctic Borough School District in Kotzebue, Alaska (P.O. Box 51, Kotzebue 99752) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Eskimos -- Study and teaching.,
    • Folklore -- Alaska -- Study and teaching.,
    • Inupiaq dialect -- Study and teaching.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesUqaaqtuanich Iñupiat.
      Statementby Edward Tennant.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 T27 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <2 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1604720M
      LC Control Number91141568

      Book of stories about the life and deeds of the Inuit sea goddess Sedna. Go Home, River: Children's book by an Alaska Native author illustrating an Inupiat child learning traditional lessons about the water cycle. Whale in the Sky: Picture book based on a Northwest Coast legend about how .   Lise Lunge-Larsen has received many awards for her books, including a USA Today’s “Best Illustrated Book,” numerous ALA Notable awards, American Folklore Society awards, the Horn Book Award, and three Minnesota Book Awards. She is author of The Troll with No Heart in His Body (Minnesota, ) and most recently Gifts from the Gods. She Brand: University of Minnesota Press.


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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Lore of the Inupiat by Edward A. Tennant,Inupiaq Materials Development Center, Northwest Arctic Borough School District edition, in English.

Lore of the Inupiat: The Elders Speak, Volume III [Linda Piquk, Ruthie Tatqavin Sampson and Edward Tennant (eds) Lee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Volume 3 of Lore of the Inupiat is a continuation of the rich oral history shared by the Inupiaq Elders of Northwest Alaska in volumes 1 and 2 of this series.

This volume offers an insiders view of Eskimo village life early Author: Ruthie Tatqavin Sampson and Edward Tennant (eds) Lee, Linda Piquk. Get this from a library. Lore of the Inũpiat: the elders speak = Uqaaqtuan̳ich Iñupiat: ultuqqanaat uqaaqtuaqtut.

[Linda Lee;] -- Oral history shared by the Inupiaq Elders of northwestern Alaska. Intended primarily as a source text for developing Lore of the Inupiat.

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