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Tales from the African Frontier

by John A. Hunter

  • 366 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Safari Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Hunting - General,
  • Nature / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9596677M
    ISBN 10157157123X
    ISBN 109781571571236
    OCLC/WorldCa43879069

    The book was coauthored by Cecilia Sinclair and will certainly provide hours of entertainment for both parents and children. Compiled by an American missionary, West African Folk Tales by William H Barker is a delightful collection of folk tales from Nigeria, Ghana, Mali, Mauritania and other countries along the west coast of Africa. These 5/5(2). How the Snake Lost Its Legs: Curious Tales from the Frontier of Evo-Devo is a book on evolutionary developmental biology by Lewis I. Held, Jr. The title pays homage to Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, but the "tales" are strictly scientific, explaining how a wide range of animal features evolved, in molecular detail. The book has been admired by other biologists as Publisher: Cambridge University Press.

    The collection of folktales from Africa consists of four books with 88 stories: 28 South African folktales, 40 Nigerian folktales and 10 Tanzanian folktales. Top African folktales as visited by users. man who never lied. and Jackal. Tortoise with a Pretty Daughter. Woman with Two Skins. King's Magic Drum. TALES OF THE AFRICAN FRONTIER. This is a new edition of "African Bush Adventures". Good biographical information on many of East Africa's famous characters. by J.A. Hunter. () reprint. Octavo hardback, x + pages.

    This colorful, exuberant collection of nine traditional American folk tales are peopled with wildly exaggerated heroes and heroines. In her informative introduction, versatile and prolific author Mary Pope Osborne explains that the origin of these characters is "from various combinations of historical fact, storytelling of ordinary people, and the imaginations of . This pathfinder is an introduction to tall tale heroes of the American frontier as well as to the history and criticism of the genre. It is intended as a resource for librarians and teachers who wish to introduce specific tales, heroes and legends to children, and also points to historical and critical works, making it useful to high school.


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