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Thirteen moons on turtle's back : a Native American year of moons

Author: Joseph Bruchac; Jonathan London; Thomas Locker
Publisher: New York : Putnam & Grosset, 1997, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Native American legend, the thirteen scales n Old Turtle's back hold the key to the thrieteen cycles of the moon and changing seasons. These lyrical poems and striking paintings celebrate the wonder of the seasons of the year from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile works
Poetry
Folklore Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bruchac; Jonathan London; Thomas Locker
ISBN: 9780780775077 0780775074 0698115848 9780698115842
OCLC Number: 37692642
Notes: "Paper star."
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: 13 moons on turtle's back
Responsibility: Joseph Bruchac and Jonathan London ; illustrated by Thomas Locker.

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In Native American legend, the thirteen scales n Old Turtle's back hold the key to the thrieteen cycles of the moon and changing seasons. These lyrical poems and striking paintings celebrate the wonder of the seasons of the year from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux.

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