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Beyond the high hills : a book of Eskimo poems

Author: Knud Rasmussen; Guy Mary-Rousselière
Publisher: Cleveland : World Publishing, ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Poems, which were sung and used for dancing, are assembled here with brilliant color photos taken in the same Hudson Bay area. The poems combine vivid imagery with strong rhythm and simple language.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rasmussen, Knud, 1879-1933.
Beyond the high hills.
Cleveland : World Publishing, ©1961
(OCoLC)570168096
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Knud Rasmussen; Guy Mary-Rousselière
OCLC Number: 339741
Notes: "These poems were collected among the Iglulik Eskimos of the Hudson Bay region and the Musk Ox people of the Copper Country, and appear in volumes 7 and 9 of Rasmussen's Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition, 1921-1924."
Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: photographs by Guy Mary-Rousselière.

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Poems, which were sung and used for dancing, are assembled here with brilliant color photos taken in the same Hudson Bay area. The poems combine vivid imagery with strong rhythm and simple language.

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