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A compilation featuring Canadian Indian and Inuit legends. Included are: The Owl Who Married a Goose: An Eskimo Legend: When a goose captures the fancy of an owl the owl is quite bewildered by what follows (7 min 38 s.); Summer Legend: The story of the Micmac people in the cold white dawning of their world, and of how Glooscap battled with the giant Winter in order to bring Summer to the North (8 min 19 s.); and The Owl and the Raven: An Eskimo Legend: According to this Inuit legend the raven was not always the jet-black bird that it is today; the owl had something to do with its transformation (6 min 39 s.).

1994, 24 min 01 s

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