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The longest story ever told : Qayaq, the magical man / by Ticasuk (Emily Ivanoff Brown) ; illustrations by Robert Mayokok

Catalog Data

Author:
Ticasuk 1904-1982  Search this
Physical description:
x, 80 p. : ill ; 23 cm
Type:
Folklore
Place:
Alaska
Date:
2009
Notes:
Originally published: Anchorage, Alaska : Alaska Pacific University Press, 1981, in series: Alaskana book series ; no. 39.
Contents:
Introduction -- Nunamiu settles at Selawik -- Nunamiu at Siilvik lake -- The loss of four sons -- The birth and life of Qayaq -- Qayaq, guest of the giant -- He annihilates strange people and animals -- He encounters many oppressors -- A perilous trip -- Extermination of spirited driftwood -- The evil chief's plot -- Extermination of the evil chief
Topic:
Qayaq (Legendary character)  Search this
Inuit  Search this
Legends  Search this
Call number:
E99.E7 T542 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_928660