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The Resource The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

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The people could fly : American Black folktales
Title
The people could fly
Title remainder
American Black folktales
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told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
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Language
eng
Summary
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed in hope
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Title
The people could fly
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Retold African-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
Subject
Genre
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1986.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1985.
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090852
Cataloging source
FL
Dewey number
398.2/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.H154
LC item number
Pe 1993
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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American Black folktales
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American Black folktales
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Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
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The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
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"A Borzoi book."
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Bibliography: p. 175-178
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00436933
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
178 p.
Isbn
9780679843368
Lccn
84025020
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ill.

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