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The Resource Floating lanterns and golden shrines : celebrating Japanese festivals, text by Rena Krasno ; illustrations by Toru Sugita

Floating lanterns and golden shrines : celebrating Japanese festivals, text by Rena Krasno ; illustrations by Toru Sugita

Label
Floating lanterns and golden shrines : celebrating Japanese festivals
Title
Floating lanterns and golden shrines
Title remainder
celebrating Japanese festivals
Statement of responsibility
text by Rena Krasno ; illustrations by Toru Sugita
Title variation
Floating lanterns & golden shrines
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes a year of special celebrations in Japan, with historical and cultural information, including recipes, crafts, and legends
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krasno, Rena
Dewey number
394.26952
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4884.A2
LC item number
K7 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sugita, Toru
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Festivals
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Festivals
  • Holidays
  • Japan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Floating lanterns and golden shrines : celebrating Japanese festivals, text by Rena Krasno ; illustrations by Toru Sugita
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Welcome! Yokoso!: First Japanese people -- Amaterasu, the sun goddess -- Setsubun : Bean-throwing festival -- Sacred rice -- Laquerware -- Onigiri-a rice snack -- Musubi -- Momo Taro, the peach boy -- Obon: Ideas from China -- Buddhism -- Legend of Daruma -- Daruma dolls -- Japanese writing -- Daruma staring game -- Drums -- Hodomo no Hi: Children's day -- Shogun -- Koi Nobori- counting in Japanese -- Carp streamers -- Hina Matsuri: Dolls' festival -- Japan shuts its door -- Japanese houses -- Kimono -- Haiku -- Mibu Ohana Taue, the rice god festival -- Oshogatsu: New Year's festival -- Preparing for the new year -- Mochi -- Japanese food -- Cold noodles -- U.S. ships come to Japan -- Fuku Warai -- One hundred Waka -- Menko -- Yuki Matsuri: Sapporo snow festival -- Military lead Japan to war -- Modern Japan -- Origami -- Tsuru, the mysterious stranger -- Sakura Matsuri: Cherry blossom festival -- Japanese in America -- Sakura song -- Internment -- Three tengu and tanuki -- Traditions
Control code
ocm42454103
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
49 p.
Isbn
9781881896210
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99047162
Other physical details
col. ill., map
Label
Floating lanterns and golden shrines : celebrating Japanese festivals, text by Rena Krasno ; illustrations by Toru Sugita
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Welcome! Yokoso!: First Japanese people -- Amaterasu, the sun goddess -- Setsubun : Bean-throwing festival -- Sacred rice -- Laquerware -- Onigiri-a rice snack -- Musubi -- Momo Taro, the peach boy -- Obon: Ideas from China -- Buddhism -- Legend of Daruma -- Daruma dolls -- Japanese writing -- Daruma staring game -- Drums -- Hodomo no Hi: Children's day -- Shogun -- Koi Nobori- counting in Japanese -- Carp streamers -- Hina Matsuri: Dolls' festival -- Japan shuts its door -- Japanese houses -- Kimono -- Haiku -- Mibu Ohana Taue, the rice god festival -- Oshogatsu: New Year's festival -- Preparing for the new year -- Mochi -- Japanese food -- Cold noodles -- U.S. ships come to Japan -- Fuku Warai -- One hundred Waka -- Menko -- Yuki Matsuri: Sapporo snow festival -- Military lead Japan to war -- Modern Japan -- Origami -- Tsuru, the mysterious stranger -- Sakura Matsuri: Cherry blossom festival -- Japanese in America -- Sakura song -- Internment -- Three tengu and tanuki -- Traditions
Control code
ocm42454103
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
49 p.
Isbn
9781881896210
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99047162
Other physical details
col. ill., map

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