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American folklores: Part One: Classic American Folklores

Omotayo Obi

"American Folklores Part One: Classic American Folklores" is a book that explores ten classic American folk tales that have been passed down from generation to generation. The book starts with an introduction to American folklore and how it has influenced American culture over time.

The first story featured is about Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe. The tale follows Paul's journey across the country as he creates natural wonders and performs incredible feats of strength with the help of Babe.

Next, the book explores the life and journey of Johnny Appleseed, a man who traveled across the country planting apple trees and spreading goodwill wherever he went.

The story of Pecos Bill, a legendary cowboy with superhuman abilities, and his wild adventures in the Wild West is also featured in the book.

Another tale featured is about John Henry, a man who challenges a steam-powered hammer in a battle to prove that human strength is superior to machine power.

The book also includes a story about Davy Crockett, an American folk hero and frontiersman who was known for his hunting and fighting skills.

Casey Jones, a heroic railroad engineer who tragically died while trying to save his passengers, is also featured in the book.

The book then explores the life and heroism of Molly Pitcher, a woman who fought alongside her husband during the American Revolution.

Ichabod Crane, a schoolteacher who encounters the terrifying Headless Horseman in Sleepy Hollow, is also included in the book.

Finally, the book features the story of Rip Van Winkle, a man who falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains and wakes up twenty years later to find that the world has changed dramatically.

Overall, "American Folklores Part One: Classic American Folklores" is a collection of timeless tales that continue to captivate readers of all ages. These stories provide a glimpse into America's rich cultural heritage and are a testament to the power of storytelling to inspire and entertain

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2023
  • Pages: 38
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.00in - 8.50in - 0.08in - 0.25lb
  • EAN: 9798394765056
  • Categories: Cultural Heritage