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The Resource The origin of life on earth : an African creation myth, retold by David A. Anderson/Sankofa ; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins Wilson ; design by Pete Traynor

The origin of life on earth : an African creation myth, retold by David A. Anderson/Sankofa ; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins Wilson ; design by Pete Traynor

Label
The origin of life on earth : an African creation myth
Title
The origin of life on earth
Title remainder
an African creation myth
Statement of responsibility
retold by David A. Anderson/Sankofa ; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins Wilson ; design by Pete Traynor
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the Yoruba creation myth in which the deity Obatala descends from the sky to create the world
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1993.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.21/08996333
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.A543
  • PS3551.N35843
LC item number
  • Or 1991
  • O75 1991
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The origin of life on earth : an African creation myth, retold by David A. Anderson/Sankofa ; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins Wilson ; design by Pete Traynor
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780962997853
Lccn
91032461
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket; black cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards. Spine stamped in gilt; teal colored endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1993.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24378887
  • ucoclc24378887
Label
The origin of life on earth : an African creation myth, retold by David A. Anderson/Sankofa ; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins Wilson ; design by Pete Traynor
Publication
Dimensions
23 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780962997853
Lccn
91032461
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket; black cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards. Spine stamped in gilt; teal colored endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1993.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24378887
  • ucoclc24378887

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