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Call it courage

Author: Armstrong Sperry
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Books, ©1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Armstrong Sperry
ISBN: 0689713916 9780689713910
OCLC Number: 317544452
Notes: Copyright renewed 1968.
Awards: Winner of Newbery Medal 1941
Description: 95 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author.

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Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people.  Read more...

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New York Herald Tribune "A boy's character at ten years old is more often influenced by emotion than by reasoning. Something in the conduct of a hero leaps like a spark to light his own spirit. A Read more...

 
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