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Chipo and the bird on the hill : a tale of ancient Zimbabwe

Author: Meshack Asare
Publisher: Legon, Accra : Sub-Saharan Publishers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chipo and Damdudzo set out in search of the big stone bird at Great Zimbabwe after Sekuru tells them the story of the bird that guided their ancestors across the veld to the hill. All the mysteries of the ancient ruins come alive as the little princess and her friend, a weaver's son, slip away from their duties to climb the hill in search of the bird. On their way, they meet the iron smelters, the goldsmith, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meshack Asare
ISBN: 9988550448 9789988550448
OCLC Number: 61452795
Target Audience: Ages 8+.
Description: 35 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 24 cm
Responsibility: Meshack Asare.

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Chipo and Damdudzo set out in search of the big stone bird at Great Zimbabwe after Sekuru tells them the story of the bird that guided their ancestors across the veld to the hill. All the mysteries of the ancient ruins come alive as the little princess and her friend, a weaver's son, slip away from their duties to climb the hill in search of the bird. On their way, they meet the iron smelters, the goldsmith, the priests and a host of other inhabitants of the kingdom of 700 years ago.

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