This exhaustive story collection makes the rich tradition of Inuit storytelling accessible to the rest of Canada for the first time. From creation myths to animal fables, Unikkaaqtuat gives n-Inuit readers a thorough introduction to the world of Inuit traditional stories. This definitive collection of legends and myths is thoughtfully introduced and carefully antated. It provides the historical and cultural context needed to understand this rich oral tradition.
Neil Christopher is an author and has spent years researching Inuit myths and legends. He is the author of Arctic Giants. He lives in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada.