|Jon E. Lewis, ed|
|Pages/Publication Date:||309 / 2012|
In this 2012 updating of Lewis Spence's 1914 Myths and Legends of the North American Indians, Jon Lewis provides an extensive introductory essay and additional commentary throughout the book on Native American history, culture, and religion/mythology. Larger tribes or geographic areas have their own sections, with substantial entries recounting the most important stories and beliefs of the people. Additional features include a dictionary of Native American gods and an overview of tribes by region.