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The Resource Myths and legends of Africa

Myths and legends of Africa

Label
Myths and legends of Africa
Title
Myths and legends of Africa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Myths and legends from Africa. Features include information about the history and culture behind the myths, pronunciations, lists of deities, word glossary, further information, and index
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
398.2096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2400
LC item number
.M97 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Famous myths and legends of the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, African
  • Legends
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Myths and legends of Africa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Why death is permanent
  • The world of the Igbo
  • The cruel mother
  • The world of West Africa
  • Gassire and the lute that sang
  • The world of the Soninke
  • Maori allows the first man to go to Earth
  • The world of the Shona
  • Uncama-Ngamanzi-Egudu's journey to the other world
  • The world of the Zulu
  • Anansi plays dead
  • Kintu, the first king
  • The world of the Ganda
  • Leza and the honeybird
  • The world of the Kaonde
  • Deities of Africa
  • The world of the Ashanti
  • Aja, Ajapa, and the yams
  • The world of the Yoruba
  • Seidu the brave
  • The world of the Hausa
  • Chameleon outwits the sea goddess
  • The world of Olorun
Control code
2247442
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716626312
Lccn
2015014758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907585695
Label
Myths and legends of Africa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Why death is permanent
  • The world of the Igbo
  • The cruel mother
  • The world of West Africa
  • Gassire and the lute that sang
  • The world of the Soninke
  • Maori allows the first man to go to Earth
  • The world of the Shona
  • Uncama-Ngamanzi-Egudu's journey to the other world
  • The world of the Zulu
  • Anansi plays dead
  • Kintu, the first king
  • The world of the Ganda
  • Leza and the honeybird
  • The world of the Kaonde
  • Deities of Africa
  • The world of the Ashanti
  • Aja, Ajapa, and the yams
  • The world of the Yoruba
  • Seidu the brave
  • The world of the Hausa
  • Chameleon outwits the sea goddess
  • The world of Olorun
Control code
2247442
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716626312
Lccn
2015014758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907585695

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