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Haboo: Native American Stories from Puget Sound

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The stories and legends of the Lushootseed-speaking people of Puget Sound were an important part of the oral tradition by which beliefs, values, and customs were handed from one generation to another. Vi Hilbert, a Skagit Indian, grew up at a time when many of the old social patterns survived and when everyone still spoke the ancestral language. As an adult, when she reali ...more
Paperback, 228 pages
Published October 1st 1985 by University of Washington Press (first published January 1st 1985)
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Genie McFate
When I was 18 years old, Vi Hilbert came to my interdisciplinary studies program at Belleview Community College, and told us stories in her lishootshi indian language and English. If I remember correctly, she was also one of the reasons the language was revived for her tribe.

An excellent selection of her tribe's legends and stories that had been passed down for generations.

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