The Resource In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

Label
In the beginning : creation stories from around the world
Title
In the beginning
Title remainder
creation stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated collection of twenty-five myths from various parts of the world explaining the creation of the world
Title
In the beginning
Creator
Contributor
Summary
An illustrated collection of twenty-five myths from various parts of the world explaining the creation of the world
Subject
Genre
Tone
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1989
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
090848
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
291.2/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL226
LC item number
.H35 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
creation stories from around the world
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
creation stories from around the world
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Label
In the beginning : creation stories from around the world, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-161)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • MOORE-MOO
  • MOORE-MOO
  • LEBNN-LEB
  • LEBNN-LEB
  • FRNKC-LAU
  • FRNKC-LAU
  • FRNKC-BRO
  • FRNKC-BRO
  • NBLCO-AVI
  • NBLCO-AVI
  • NBLCO-ALB
  • NBLCO-ALB
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • CARNG-ANG
  • CARNG-ANG
  • SWITZ-VEV
  • SWITZ-VEV
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-EAS
  • BLMFD-EAS
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • MUTPL-MON
  • MUTPL-MON
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-GRE
  • MONON-MON
  • MONON-MON
  • OXFRD-OXF
  • OXFRD-OXF
  • LINTN-LIN
  • LINTN-LIN
  • COATS-COA
  • COATS-COA
  • CUSCHS
  • CUSCHS
  • SPNCR-ROC
  • SPNCR-ROC
  • BATES-BAT
  • BATES-BAT
  • BENTN-FOW
  • BENTN-FOW
  • HRTCT-HAR
  • HRTCT-HAR
  • KWNNA-KEW
  • KWNNA-KEW
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • KRKLN-KIR
  • KRKLN-KIR
  • PBODY-COL
  • PBODY-COL
  • WVLLE-WES
  • WVLLE-WES
  • MTPLR-MON
  • MTPLR-MON
  • DANVL-DAN
  • DANVL-DAN
  • STLIB-IND
  • STLIB-IND
  • STRKE-SAN
  • STRKE-SAN
Contents
Pea-pod man: Raven the creator -- Finding night: Quat the creator -- Endless sea of mud: Death the creator -- Bursting from the hen's egg: Phan Ku the creator -- Traveling to form the world: Old Man the creator -- First man becomes the devil: Ulgen the creator -- Turtle dives to the bottom of the sea: Earth Starter the creator -- Moon and Sun: Mawu-Lisa the creators -- Bandicoots come from his body: Karora the creator -- Spider Ananse finds something: Wulbari the creator -- Woman who fell from the sky: divine woman the creator -- Man copies god: Nyambi the creator -- Frost giant: Imir the creator -- Owner of the sky: Olorun the creator -- Marduk, god of gods: Apsu and Tiamat the creators -- Four creations to make man: Maker and Feathered Serpent the creators -- Angry gods: Ta-aroa the creator -- Sun, life, wind, and death : God Lowa the creator -- Sun-god and the dragon: God Ra the creator -- Separation of earth and sky: Sedi and Melo the creators -- First man, first woman: Yahweh the creator -- Coming of all things: the Greek creators -- God brings fire to man: Prometheus the creator -- Pandora: Zeus the creator -- In the beginning: Elohim the creator
Control code
19182888
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 161 p.
Isbn
9780152387419
Isbn Type
(ltd. ed.)
Lccn
88006211
Other physical details
col. ill.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
19182888
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17619680
  • (OCoLC)17619680

Library Locations

    • LaGrange County Public LibraryBorrow it
      203 W. Spring St., LaGrange, IN, 46761, US
      41.64383 -85.41937

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...