Short stories from world literature

“Creation Hymn” from the Rig Veda p.497

“Hundred Questions” from the Mahabharta p.501

“Lion-Makers” from the Panchatrantra p.511

Excerpt from the Analects by Confucious p. 591

Excerpt from Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu p.595

Excerpt from the Pillow Book by Sei p.613

The “Creation Hymn” from the Popul Vuh p.1041

Excerpt from the Voyage of Christopher Columbus p.1059

“The Luck of Teodoro Mendez Acubal” by Rosario Columbus p.1093

“Coyote Finishes His Work” p.1048