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Stories of Maasaw : a Hopi god

Malotki, Ekkehart. ;Lomatuway'ma, Michael.

Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press c1987

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 3  (E99 H7 M345 1987 )()

  • Title:
    Stories of Maasaw : a Hopi god
  • Author/Creator: Malotki, Ekkehart.
  • Lomatuway'ma, Michael.
  • Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press
  • Creation Date: c1987
  • Language: English;Central American Indian (Other)
  • Physical Description: ix, 347 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Subjects: Hopi Indians -- Religion; Hopi Indians -- Folklore; Hopi mythology
  • Notes: Hopi text with English translation on opposite pages.
  • Contents: Maasaw goes courting
    How Maasaw instructed a young wood gatherer
    How Maasaw scared an Orayvi man
    Youth who turned into a Maasaw
    How Maasaw slept with a beautiful maiden
    How Maasaw destroyed enemies for the Orayvi people
    Little Maasaw
    Maasaw as meat trader
    Zuni boy who got to know Maasaw
    How the Pööqangw brothers knocked out Maasaw
    Coyote and Maasaw
    How Maasaw and the people of Orayvi got scared to death once
    Kwaaniy'taqa who chased Maasaw
    How the Maasaw from Mastanga won himself a wife
    Maasaw and his Songoopavi wife
    Maasaw and skunk.
  • OCLC Number: 15224024
  • Identifier: ISBN0803231172;ISBN9780803231177;ISBN0803281471;ISBN9780803281479;LCCN87000164