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American indian studies an informative introduction to traditional and and nurturing spirits that make up the spectrum of native american mythology. This has similarities with genesis, and with several other native american myths in which a tribe emerges from the earth, or from underwater.
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The sacred beliefs of many indian tribes are formulated and expressed in sayings, narratives, and legends.
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