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The Resource How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Marcia Brown

How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Marcia Brown

Label
How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya
Title
How the ostrich got its long neck
Title remainder
a tale from the Akamba of Kenya
Statement of responsibility
retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Marcia Brown
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale from the Akamba people of Kenya that explains why the ostrich has such a long neck
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aardema, Verna
Dewey number
398.2/0967620452851
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Preschool
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brown, Marcia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Akamba (African people)
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Marcia Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 33)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm31286586
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590483674
Lccn
94033642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Marcia Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 33)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm31286586
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590483674
Lccn
94033642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      38.9123733 -77.022493
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