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Myths and legends

Author: Deborah Lock; Emma Hobson
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2015.
Series: DK adventures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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"Let your imaginations soar with these myths and legends from long ago and be whisked away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago. Meet the mischievous tricksters, the brave heroes and the all-powerful creator gods from ancient cultures and find out how they overcome the giants, the shapeshifters and the lure of sea-maidens"--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Lock; Emma Hobson
ISBN: 1465439072 9781465439079 9781465439062 1465439064
OCLC Number: 904082092
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: What is a myth? --
Raven (North American myths) --
Anansi (West African myths) --
The voyage of Odysseus (Ancient Greek myths) --
Thor (Viking myths) --
Monkey King's mischief (Chinese myths) --
Myths quiz.
Series Title: DK adventures.
Responsibility: by Deborah Lock ; illustrator, Emma Hobson.
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"Let your imaginations soar with these myths and legends from long ago and be whisked away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago. Meet the mischievous tricksters, the brave heroes and the all-powerful creator gods from ancient cultures and find out how they overcome the giants, the shapeshifters and the lure of sea-maidens"--

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