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Author Hudson, Charles M.

Title Conversations with the high priest of Coosa [electronic resource] / Charles Hudson.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xx, 222 pages) : illustrations, map
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-214) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Contents Preliminaries; Contents; 1 The Coming of the Nokfilaki; 2 The Contest between the Four-footeds and the Flyers; 3 More Animal Stories; 4 Rabbit; 5 Master of Breath and the Great Ones; 6 Sun, CornWoman, Lucky Hunter, and the Twosome; 7 Horned Serpent, the Clans, and the Origin of Bears; 8 The Vengeance of Animals, the Friendship of Plants, and the Anger of the Sun; 9 Divination, Sorcery, and Witches; 10 Sun Chief and SunWoman; 11 Tastanáke and the Ball Game; 12 Everyday Life Is Their Book; 13 Posketa; 14 The Last Conversation; A Note on the Spelling of CreekWords; Sources; Illustration Credits.
Summary Cast as a series of conversations between Domingo de la Anunciacion, a real-life Spanish priest who travelled to the Coosa chiefdom around 1559, and the Raven, a fictional tribal elder, this book attempts to reconstruct the worldview of the Indians of the late prehistoric Southeast.
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Subject Domingo de la Anunciación, Father, 1510 or 1511-1591 -- Fiction.
Luna y Arellano, Tristán de, 1510-1573 -- Fiction.
Domingo de la Anunciación, Father, 1510 or 1511-1591.
Luna y Arellano, Tristán de, 1510-1573.
Domingo de la Anunciación, Father, 1510 or 1511-1591.
Luna y Arellano, Tristán de, 1510-1573.
Spaniards -- Southern States -- Fiction.
Discoveries in geography -- Fiction.
Mississippian culture -- Fiction.
Southern States -- Fiction.
Coosa Indians -- Fiction.
Explorers -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Other Form: Print version: Hudson, Charles M. Conversations with the high priest of Coosa. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2003 9780807827536 (DLC) 2002011995 (OCoLC)50291057
ISBN 9780807898949 (electronic bk.)
0807898945 (electronic bk.)
9781469605258 (electronic bk.)
1469605252 (electronic bk.)
0807827533 (alk. paper)
0807854212 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807827536
9780807854211 (pbk. ; alk. paper)