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Talking drums : a selection of poems from Africa south of the Sahara

Author: Véronique Tadjo
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA Children's Books : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Pub., 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of traditional and twentieth-century poems from sub-Saharan Africa, written in or translated into English, that expresses the spirit and history of this region.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
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Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Véronique Tadjo
ISBN: 1582348138 9781582348131
OCLC Number: 52520300
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Our universe --
The animal kingdom --
Love and celebrations --
People --
Death --
Pride and defiance --
The changing times.
Responsibility: edited and illustrated by Véronique Tadjo.
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A collection of traditional and twentieth-century poems from sub-Saharan Africa, written in or translated into English, that expresses the spirit and history of this region.

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