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The Resource In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

Label
In the beginning : creation stories from around the world
Title
In the beginning
Title remainder
creation stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated collection of twenty-five myths from various parts of the world explaining the creation of the world
Summary
An illustrated collection of twenty-five myths from various parts of the world explaining the creation of the world
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1989
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1989.
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090848
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
291.2/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL226
LC item number
.H35 1988
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
creation stories from around the world
Label
In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-161)
Contents
Pea-pod man: Raven the creator -- Finding night: Quat the creator -- Endless sea of mud: Death the creator -- Bursting from the hen's egg: Phan Ku the creator -- Traveling to form the world: Old Man the creator -- First man becomes the devil: Ulgen the creator -- Turtle dives to the bottom of the sea: Earth Starter the creator -- Moon and Sun: Mawu-Lisa the creators -- Bandicoots come from his body: Karora the creator -- Spider Ananse finds something: Wulbari the creator -- Woman who fell from the sky: divine woman the creator -- Man copies god: Nyambi the creator -- Frost giant: Imir the creator -- Owner of the sky: Olorun the creator -- Marduk, god of gods: Apsu and Tiamat the creators -- Four creations to make man: Maker and Feathered Serpent the creators -- Angry gods: Ta-aroa the creator -- Sun, life, wind, and death : God Lowa the creator -- Sun-god and the dragon: God Ra the creator -- Separation of earth and sky: Sedi and Melo the creators -- First man, first woman: Yahweh the creator -- Coming of all things: the Greek creators -- God brings fire to man: Prometheus the creator -- Pandora: Zeus the creator -- In the beginning: Elohim the creator
Control code
19182888
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 161 p.
Isbn
9780152387419
Isbn Type
(ltd. ed.)
Lccn
88006211
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17619680
  • (OCoLC)17619680
Label
In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-161)
Contents
Pea-pod man: Raven the creator -- Finding night: Quat the creator -- Endless sea of mud: Death the creator -- Bursting from the hen's egg: Phan Ku the creator -- Traveling to form the world: Old Man the creator -- First man becomes the devil: Ulgen the creator -- Turtle dives to the bottom of the sea: Earth Starter the creator -- Moon and Sun: Mawu-Lisa the creators -- Bandicoots come from his body: Karora the creator -- Spider Ananse finds something: Wulbari the creator -- Woman who fell from the sky: divine woman the creator -- Man copies god: Nyambi the creator -- Frost giant: Imir the creator -- Owner of the sky: Olorun the creator -- Marduk, god of gods: Apsu and Tiamat the creators -- Four creations to make man: Maker and Feathered Serpent the creators -- Angry gods: Ta-aroa the creator -- Sun, life, wind, and death : God Lowa the creator -- Sun-god and the dragon: God Ra the creator -- Separation of earth and sky: Sedi and Melo the creators -- First man, first woman: Yahweh the creator -- Coming of all things: the Greek creators -- God brings fire to man: Prometheus the creator -- Pandora: Zeus the creator -- In the beginning: Elohim the creator
Control code
19182888
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 161 p.
Isbn
9780152387419
Isbn Type
(ltd. ed.)
Lccn
88006211
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17619680
  • (OCoLC)17619680

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