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The Resource Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world, retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world, retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Label
Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world
Title
Changing Woman and her sisters
Title remainder
stories of goddesses from around the world
Statement of responsibility
retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated collection of traditional tales which feature goddesses from different cultures, including Navajo, Mayan, and Fon. Notes explain each goddess's place in her culture, the reason for the book, and how the illustrations were developed
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tchana, Katrin
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.T19
LC item number
Cha 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hyman, Trina Schart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Goddesses
  • Folklore
  • Goddesses
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world, retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78)
Contents
  • Durga, the warrior goddess
  • Mawu, the creator
  • Changing Woman
  • Macha, goddess of horses
  • Sedna, woman of the sea
  • Kuan Yin, the compassionate
  • Isis, mistress of life and death
  • Ix Chel, the moon goddess
  • Amaterasu, the sun goddess
  • Inanna, queen of heaven and earth
Control code
ocm61240783
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780823419999
Lccn
2005052504
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world, retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78)
Contents
  • Durga, the warrior goddess
  • Mawu, the creator
  • Changing Woman
  • Macha, goddess of horses
  • Sedna, woman of the sea
  • Kuan Yin, the compassionate
  • Isis, mistress of life and death
  • Ix Chel, the moon goddess
  • Amaterasu, the sun goddess
  • Inanna, queen of heaven and earth
Control code
ocm61240783
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780823419999
Lccn
2005052504
Other physical details
col. ill.

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