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The Resource Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars, retold by Gretchen Will Mayo ; illustrated by Gretchen Will Mayo

Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars, retold by Gretchen Will Mayo ; illustrated by Gretchen Will Mayo

Label
Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars
Title
Star tales
Title remainder
North American Indian stories about the stars
Statement of responsibility
retold by Gretchen Will Mayo ; illustrated by Gretchen Will Mayo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of Indian legends about the stars, moon, and nighttime sky
Summary
A collection of Indian legends about the stars, moon, and nighttime sky. Includes material on constellations, as well as a glossary
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095166
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/6/08997
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.F6
LC item number
M35 1987
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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North American Indian stories about the stars
Label
Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars, retold by Gretchen Will Mayo ; illustrated by Gretchen Will Mayo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Coyote makes the constellations (Many constellations) -- Adventure along the white river in the sky (Milky Way) -- Race for the prize fish (Belt and sword of Orion) -- Antelope chase -- (Three-stars-in-a-row) -- Spirit of the snow goose (The swan) -- Tale of the hungry skunk (Auriga, Perseus) -- Giant elk skin (Cassiopeia) -- Birds of summer (Big Dipper) --Never-ending bear hunt (Big dipper, Bootes, Corona Borealis) -- Moon and his sister (Small star near the moon) -- Boy who shot the star to find his friend (Star near the moon) -- Dancing braves (Pleiades) -- Maidens of the northern crown (Northern Crown) -- Morning Star takes a wife (Morning Star, Polaris) -- One last word from the stars -- Where the tales began
Control code
364632
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780802766724
Lccn
86023360
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm14187139
  • (OCoLC)14187139
Label
Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars, retold by Gretchen Will Mayo ; illustrated by Gretchen Will Mayo
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Coyote makes the constellations (Many constellations) -- Adventure along the white river in the sky (Milky Way) -- Race for the prize fish (Belt and sword of Orion) -- Antelope chase -- (Three-stars-in-a-row) -- Spirit of the snow goose (The swan) -- Tale of the hungry skunk (Auriga, Perseus) -- Giant elk skin (Cassiopeia) -- Birds of summer (Big Dipper) --Never-ending bear hunt (Big dipper, Bootes, Corona Borealis) -- Moon and his sister (Small star near the moon) -- Boy who shot the star to find his friend (Star near the moon) -- Dancing braves (Pleiades) -- Maidens of the northern crown (Northern Crown) -- Morning Star takes a wife (Morning Star, Polaris) -- One last word from the stars -- Where the tales began
Control code
364632
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780802766724
Lccn
86023360
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm14187139
  • (OCoLC)14187139

Library Locations

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