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An entirely separate nation developed on the island of Cheju, which is now a province of South Korea. These stories and legends weren't written down, but were passed down orally from generation to generation. Either way, they were creatures of great beauty and great darkness respectively. The following chapters discuss related narratives from the Pomo (California), Chumash (California), Algonquin (New England), the Kalapuya (Oregon), the Yakima (Washington State), and the Karok (California).

Pages: 174

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (May 23, 2010)

ISBN: 1161443355

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