The dancing fox : Arctic folktales
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New York : Morrow, 1997.
Physical Desc:
xxvi, 142 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
Status:
Main Childrens - J
398.2 Dan
Description
From perilous Arctic journeys to strange giants in frozen snowfields, this collection of stories reveals fresh insights into universal themes, in language faithful to the oral tradition. Illustrations by a contemporary Inuit artist round out this impeccably researched volume.
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Street Date:
9704.
Language:
English
ISBN:
0688144063

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-142).
Description
A description of Inuit culture accompanies a collection of eighteen Inuit folktales from an ancient oral tradition in which animals could take human form and in which magic usually had a part.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bierhorst, J., & Okheena, M. K. (1997). The dancing fox: Arctic folktales. New York: Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bierhorst, John and Mary K. Okheena. 1997. The Dancing Fox: Arctic Folktales. New York: Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bierhorst, John and Mary K. Okheena, The Dancing Fox: Arctic Folktales. New York: Morrow, 1997.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bierhorst, John., and Mary K Okheena. The Dancing Fox: Arctic Folktales. New York: Morrow, 1997. Print.

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