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People are legends

Aboriginal poems

by Kevin Gilbert

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Published by University of Queensland Press in St. Lucia, Q .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kevin Gilbert.
    GenrePoetry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.G53 P46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. ;
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4479992M
    ISBN 100702212385, 0702212393
    LC Control Number79308125

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    A Tlingit Legend. In a time before there were any killer whales there lived a very able sea lion hunter and a highly skilled carver named Natsilane. He was from Kake and when he took as his wife the daughter of a chief on Duke Island, he decided to live among her people. He was accepted into her family and because he tried hard to prove himself, he. legend: [noun] a body of such stories. a popular myth of recent origin. a person or thing that inspires legends. the subject of a legend.

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