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Legendary Native American Figures: Tinihowi
Tribal affiliation: Achumawi
Type: Spirit guide
Tinihowi are guardian spirits or "spirit guides," who appear to young men and give them special powers.
Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends
Annikadel: The History of the Universe:
Collection of Achumawi mythology and oral history.
Surviving Through the Days: Translations of Native California Stories and Songs:
Anthology of myths and traditional literature from the Achumawi, Atsugewi and other California tribes.
The Morning The Sun Went Down
California Native American history
The California Culture Area
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