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The Short, Swift Time of Gods on Earth: The Hohokam Chronicles

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In the spring of 1935, at Snaketown, Arizona, two Pima Indians recounted and translated their entire traditional creation narrative. Juan Smith, reputedly the last tribesman with extensive knowledge of the Pima version of this story, spoke and sang while William Smith Allison translated into English and Julian Hayden, an archaeologist, recorded Allison's words verbatim. Th ...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published September 9th 1994 by University of California Press (first published August 10th 1994)
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A scholarily work that brings together all the know folklore and myth of not only the Hohokam but also the Pima and Pagago (Tohono O'odham).
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