Aboriginal Fables and Legendary Tales (Paperback)

By A. W. Reed

New Holland Publishing Australia Pty Ltd, 9781876334109, 137pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1998



How did snakes become poisonous? Why are there black swans only in Australia? Learn a bout the powerful Rainbow Snake, red and black flying foxes, the Eagle-hawk and the Medicine-man in these incredible tales of the Dramtime. So much of traditional Aboriginal storytelling teaches us about the animal world and the spiritual bond shared between the Aboriginal people and nature.