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The Resource South Pacific mythology, by Jim Ollhoff

South Pacific mythology, by Jim Ollhoff

Label
South Pacific mythology
Title
South Pacific mythology
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Ollhoff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Myths are a rich source of history. Even before myths were written down, people told and retold the stories of the gods and goddesses of their homeland. Learn the history of the South Pacific myths, as well as their deeper meaning, from the desert tribes of Australia to New Zealand's origin of the coconut
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10018186
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ollhoff, Jim
Dewey number
398.2/09164/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The world of mythology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Legends
  • Mythology, Oceanian
  • Creation
  • Gods, Polynesian
  • Legends
  • Oceanian mythology
  • Creation
  • Creation
  • Gods, Polynesian
  • Legends
  • Mythology, Oceanian
  • Oceania
Target audience
juvenile
Label
South Pacific mythology, by Jim Ollhoff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "ABDO & Daughters"--Page 4 of cover
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 mighty myth -- The South Pacific -- The soul of the South Pacific peoples -- Australia: the rainbow snake -- Australia: the Wawilak sisters -- Australia: the creation of humans -- Australia: spirits, spirits everywhere -- New Zealand: creation of the universe -- New Zealand: the origin of suffering -- New Zealand: the origin of coconut -- Polynesia: Maui, the trickster -- Hawaii: Pele, the volcano goddess
Control code
ocn663953078
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781617147272
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010044266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)663953078
Label
South Pacific mythology, by Jim Ollhoff
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "ABDO & Daughters"--Page 4 of cover
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 mighty myth -- The South Pacific -- The soul of the South Pacific peoples -- Australia: the rainbow snake -- Australia: the Wawilak sisters -- Australia: the creation of humans -- Australia: spirits, spirits everywhere -- New Zealand: creation of the universe -- New Zealand: the origin of suffering -- New Zealand: the origin of coconut -- Polynesia: Maui, the trickster -- Hawaii: Pele, the volcano goddess
Control code
ocn663953078
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781617147272
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010044266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)663953078

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