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The cow-tail switch, and other West African stories

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Publisher:
H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
1986, c1974.
Edition:
1st Henry Holt pbk. ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
720L
Description
The stories of West Africa are about men and animals, about kings, warriors, and hunters. They tell about clever people and stupid people, about good ones and bad ones, about how things and animals got to be how they are. Some stories in this book will make you think. Some will make you laugh. All of them are retold with folk spirit full of generosity and vitality.
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ISBN:
9780758702500
9780805002881
9780805002980
080500288
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.8, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
720L
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full_title cow tail switch and other west african
author courlander harold
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM

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accelerated_reader_point_value 3
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auth_author2 Herzog, George, 1901-1983.
author Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996.
author2-role Herzog, George,1901-1983.
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publishDate 1986
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subject_facet Folklore -- Africa, West, Newbery Medal
title_display The cow-tail switch, and other West African stories
title_full The cow-tail switch, and other West African stories / by Harold Courlander and George Herzog ; drawings by Madye Lee Chastain
title_short The cow-tail switch, and other West African stories
topic_facet Folklore, Newbery Medal