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African myths and legends

Author: Catherine Chambers
Publisher: London : Raintree, 2013.
Series: All about myths.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The world's myths are filled with characters, creatures, and stories that have fascinated people for thousands of years. This series mixes dramatic retellings and non-fiction information to give a full picture of a culture's myths.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Chambers
ISBN: 9781406249934 1406249939
OCLC Number: 802294679
Target Audience: Key Stage 3.
Description: pages cm.
Contents: Africa, land of contrast --
Deities and spiritual beings --
The spirit world --
Heroes and horrors --
Cunning tricksters --
Death and the afterlife --
Myths and legends alive --
Characters, creatures, and places --
Glossary --
Find out more --
Index.
Series Title: All about myths.
Responsibility: Catherine Chambers.

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