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Marwe : into the land of the dead : an East African legend

Author: Marie P Croall; Ray Lago
Publisher: Minneapolis : Graphic Universe, ©2009.
Series: Graphic myths and legends.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retells in comic book format the tale of Marwe, who runs away to the Land of the Dead after accidentally ruining her village's crops.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Juvenile works
Folklore
Folklore Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile literature
Comic books, strips, etc
Folklore. Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marie P Croall; Ray Lago
ISBN: 9780822571346 082257134X 9780822585145 0822585146
OCLC Number: 80180239
Notes: Includes indexes.
Target Audience: Ages 9-12.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Marwe in the fields --
Marwe's trouble --
Marwe in the water --
Marwe and the old woman --
Marwe's return --
Glossary and pronunciation guide --
Further reading and websites --
Index --
About the author and the artist.
Series Title: Graphic myths and legends.
Responsibility: story by Marie P. Croall ; pencils by Ray Lago and inks by Craig Hamilton and Ray Snyder.
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Retells in comic book format the tale of Marwe, who runs away to the Land of the Dead after accidentally ruining her village's crops.

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