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How the world was made : a Cherokee creation myth

Author: Anita Yasuda; Mark Pennington
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Magic Wagon, ©2013.
Series: Short tales., Native American myths.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cherokee myths and legends were an important way for customs, beliefs, and histories to be passed down orally through the generations. These myths often explain natural events. In this creation myth, the creation of Earth by the animals and insects is told. The Cherokee nature myth is retold in this brilliantly illustrated Native American myth."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Yasuda; Mark Pennington
ISBN: 9781616418816 1616418818
OCLC Number: 778074324
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Short tales., Native American myths.
Responsibility: adapted by Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Mark Pennington.

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"Cherokee myths and legends were an important way for customs, beliefs, and histories to be passed down orally through the generations. These myths often explain natural events. In this creation myth, the creation of Earth by the animals and insects is told. The Cherokee nature myth is retold in this brilliantly illustrated Native American myth."--Publisher description.

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