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Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace

Label
Stories from the Billabong
Title
Stories from the Billabong
Statement of responsibility
retold by James Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of ancient Aboriginal legends of the Yarta-Yorta people retold. Suggested level: junior, primary, intermediate
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
C398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
primary
Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Label
Stories from the Billabong, retold by James Marshall ; illustrated by Francis Firebrace
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rainbow serpent and the story of creation -- How the kangaroo got her pouch -- Why frogs can only croak -- Why Brolgas dance -- Why the platypus is such a speical creature -- The mountain rose -- The two moths and the flowers of the mountain -- How the crocodile got its scales -- The lizard-man and the creation of Uluru -- The butterflies and the mystery of death -- About Aboriginal Australians -- Glossary -- Aboriginal symbols and their meanings
Control code
12372057
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Dimensions
28 cm.
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Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9781845077044
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MA161881
  • (OCoLC)222161815
  • 12372057
  • (NLNZils)1308458

Library Locations

    • Palmerston North Central LibraryBorrow it
      4 The Square, Palmerston North, 4410, NZ
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