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The Resource The honey jar, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

The honey jar, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

Label
The honey jar
Title
The honey jar
Statement of responsibility
Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Title variation
Honeyjar
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A collection of traditional Guatemalan stories, tales, and legends
Member of
Awards note
Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, 1992
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Menchú, Rigoberta
Dewey number
398.2/097281
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
LC call number
PZ7.M52368
LC item number
Ho 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Liano, Dante
  • Domi
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Tales
  • Maya mythology
  • Folklore
  • Maya mythology
  • Quiché Indians
  • Indians of Central America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The honey jar, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: El vaso de miel
  • "Groundwood Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grandmother Moon and Grandfather Sun were bored -- The creation of plants, animals and fish -- The keepers of the Earth -- Why the elders are the four corners of the universe -- Where it's revealed that each thing has a spirit -- Why you can see a rainbow when deer are born -- Where it's told that monkeys are descended from humans -- The story of the weasel who helped people find corn -- The man who became a buzzard -- Twins make holes in your clothes and send ants -- The amazing twins -- The story of the hormigo tree
Control code
in900176226
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780888996701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The honey jar, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: El vaso de miel
  • "Groundwood Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grandmother Moon and Grandfather Sun were bored -- The creation of plants, animals and fish -- The keepers of the Earth -- Why the elders are the four corners of the universe -- Where it's revealed that each thing has a spirit -- Why you can see a rainbow when deer are born -- Where it's told that monkeys are descended from humans -- The story of the weasel who helped people find corn -- The man who became a buzzard -- Twins make holes in your clothes and send ants -- The amazing twins -- The story of the hormigo tree
Control code
in900176226
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780888996701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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