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The Resource A ring of tricksters : animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa, Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

A ring of tricksters : animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa, Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

Label
A ring of tricksters : animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa
Title
A ring of tricksters
Title remainder
animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven trickster tales that show the migration of African culture to America via the West Indies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
3-5
LC call number
PZ8.1.H154
LC item number
Ri 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Moser, Barry
Study program name
Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Tricksters
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • African Americans
  • Tricksters
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • African Americans
  • Animals
  • Children's stories
  • Tales
  • Tricksters
  • Africa
  • Southern States
  • West Indies
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A ring of tricksters : animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa, Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The story ring of trickster tales: a note from the author -- Tricksters: American -- Buh Rabby and Bruh Gator -- Buzzard and Wren have a race -- The cat and the rat -- Bruh Wolf and Bruh Rabbit join together -- Tricksters: West Indian -- The one, Anansi -- Magic Anansi -- Cunnie Anansie does some good -- Tricksters: African -- Cunnie Rabbit and Spider make a match -- How Chameleon became a ride -- Old Mister Turtle gets a whipping -- The animals share -- About these tales
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9780590473743
Lccn
96037543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 3393558
  • (OCoLC)36023926
  • (OCoLC)ocm36023926
  • 3393558
Label
A ring of tricksters : animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa, Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The story ring of trickster tales: a note from the author -- Tricksters: American -- Buh Rabby and Bruh Gator -- Buzzard and Wren have a race -- The cat and the rat -- Bruh Wolf and Bruh Rabbit join together -- Tricksters: West Indian -- The one, Anansi -- Magic Anansi -- Cunnie Anansie does some good -- Tricksters: African -- Cunnie Rabbit and Spider make a match -- How Chameleon became a ride -- Old Mister Turtle gets a whipping -- The animals share -- About these tales
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9780590473743
Lccn
96037543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 3393558
  • (OCoLC)36023926
  • (OCoLC)ocm36023926
  • 3393558

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