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How the birch tree got its stripes : a Cree story for children

Author: Freda Ahenakew; George Littlechild
Publisher: Saskatoon : Fifth House, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Wisahkecahk attempts to test his stamina by fasting while his ducks cook. He asks the birch tree to hold him but becomes angry when some forest animals steal his food and the birch tree will not free him.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Freda Ahenakew; George Littlechild
ISBN: 0920079385 9780920079386
OCLC Number: 18018256
Description: [29] p. : col. ill. ; 21 x 28 cm.
Responsibility: illustrated by George Littlechild ; translated and edited by Freda Ahenakew.

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Wisahkecahk attempts to test his stamina by fasting while his ducks cook. He asks the birch tree to hold him but becomes angry when some forest animals steal his food and the birch tree will not free him.

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