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The Resource Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Vance Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace

Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Vance Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace

Label
Stories from the Billabong
Title
Stories from the Billabong
Statement of responsibility
retold by James Vance Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colorful illustrations enhance this collection of ten magical stories from the Yorta-Yorta people, one of Australia's aboriginal tribes
Summary
Colorful illustrations enhance this collection of ten magical stories from the Yorta-Yorta people, one of Australia's aboriginal tribes
Award
Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
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318423
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
398.20899/915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Vance Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The Rainbow Serpent and the story of creation -- How the kangaroo got her pouch -- Why frogs can only croak -- Why brolgas dance -- Why the platypus is such a special creature -- The mountain rose -- The two moths and the flowers of the mountain -- How the crocodile got its scales -- The lizard-man and the creation of Uluru -- The butterflies and the mystery of death
Control code
bl2009020660
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9781845077044
Lccn
bl2009020660
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Vance Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Publication
Contents
The Rainbow Serpent and the story of creation -- How the kangaroo got her pouch -- Why frogs can only croak -- Why brolgas dance -- Why the platypus is such a special creature -- The mountain rose -- The two moths and the flowers of the mountain -- How the crocodile got its scales -- The lizard-man and the creation of Uluru -- The butterflies and the mystery of death
Control code
bl2009020660
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9781845077044
Lccn
bl2009020660
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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