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Why the sky is far away : a folktale from Nigeria

Author: Mary-Joan Gerson; Carla Golembe
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt Brace & Co., ©1992, ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The sky was once so close to the Earth that people cut parts of it to eat, but their waste and greed caused the sky to move far away.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary-Joan Gerson; Carla Golembe
ISBN: 0153021357 9780153021350
OCLC Number: 30634557
Notes: Reprint: Published by special arrangement with Little, Brown & Company (Inc.).
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Responsibility: retold by Mary-Joan Gerson ; pictures by Carla Golembe.

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The sky was once so close to the Earth that people cut parts of it to eat, but their waste and greed caused the sky to move far away.

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