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Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world

Author: Katrin Tchana; Trina Schart Hyman
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of traditional tales which feature goddesses from different cultures, including Navajo, Mayan, and Fon. Notes explain each goddess's place in her culture, the reason for the book, and how the illustrations were developed.
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Genre/Form: Tales
Folklore
Nonfiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Folklore Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katrin Tchana; Trina Schart Hyman
ISBN: 0823419991 9780823419999
OCLC Number: 61240783
Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Changing Woman --
Macha, goddess of horses --
Sedna, woman of the sea --
Kuan Yin, the compassionate --
Isis, mistress of life and death --
Ix Chel, the moon goddess --
Amaterasu, the sun goddess --
Inanna, queen of heaven and earth --
Durga, the warrior goddess --
Mawu, the creator.
Responsibility: retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.
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An illustrated collection of traditional tales which feature goddesses from different cultures, including Navajo, Mayan, and Fon. Notes explain each goddess's place in her culture, the reason for the book, and how the illustrations were developed.

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