Xiipuktan (First of All): Three Views of the Origins of the Quechan People by George M.a . Bryant
English | Nov. 17, 2013 | ISBN: 1909254401 | 223 Pages | PDF | 3 MB
The Quechan people live along the lower part of the Colorado River in the United States. According to tradition, the Quechan and other Yuman people were created at the beginning of time, and their Creation myth explains how they came into existence, the origin of their environment, and the significance of their oldest traditions. The Creation myth forms the backdrop against which much of the tribe's extensive oral literature may be understood.