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Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters

Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Title
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Title variation
  • Mythical beasts & magical monsters
  • Mythical beasts and magical monsters
  • Introduction to fascinating myths and legends from around the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares stories of heroes and monsters from cultures around the world
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
398.24/54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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DK Publishing, Inc
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  • Animals, Mythical
  • Monsters
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
In the beginning -- The raven who stole the light -- Mama Quilla -- A nation born -- Rainbow snake -- Maori gods -- Maui, the tiny trickster -- Sedna and the trickster raven -- Kaang and the world tree -- The first people -- Ancient Greek gods -- How evil came into the world -- Flood stories -- Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca -- Egyptian gods -- A tale of four seasons -- The underworld -- A tall story -- Magical Circe -- Odysseus and the sirens -- Shapeshifters -- Werewolves -- Giant bird and monster whale -- Monsters of the deep -- Sacred animals of ?China -- Monkey king's mischief -- Crafty tricksters -- Anansi, the wise spider -- Eros and Psyche -- Plant legends -- Midas, king of fools -- Helpful Nisse -- Hidden folk -- Beware of Bunyip -- Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the fair -- Sinister sack man -- Warrior heroes -- Norse gods -- Thundering Thor -- Going for gold -- Mythical creatures -- Indian gods -- Goddess Durga -- Okuninushi and the white rabbit -- Heracles, the hero -- Warrior heroines -- Theseus and the Minotaur -- Perseus and Medusa -- Trojan war -- Jason and the golden fleece -- Oedipus, the tragic hero -- Dragons -- Beowulf and Grendel the ogre -- The Knights of the round Table -- Elixir of life -- Gilgamesh, the tyrant -- Lost kingdoms -- City of gold (El Dorado) -- Robin Hood -- Happily ever after -- Tell us a story!
Control code
17065654
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
142 p.
Isbn
9781465474629
Lccn
2011275343
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn694830227
Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
In the beginning -- The raven who stole the light -- Mama Quilla -- A nation born -- Rainbow snake -- Maori gods -- Maui, the tiny trickster -- Sedna and the trickster raven -- Kaang and the world tree -- The first people -- Ancient Greek gods -- How evil came into the world -- Flood stories -- Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca -- Egyptian gods -- A tale of four seasons -- The underworld -- A tall story -- Magical Circe -- Odysseus and the sirens -- Shapeshifters -- Werewolves -- Giant bird and monster whale -- Monsters of the deep -- Sacred animals of ?China -- Monkey king's mischief -- Crafty tricksters -- Anansi, the wise spider -- Eros and Psyche -- Plant legends -- Midas, king of fools -- Helpful Nisse -- Hidden folk -- Beware of Bunyip -- Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the fair -- Sinister sack man -- Warrior heroes -- Norse gods -- Thundering Thor -- Going for gold -- Mythical creatures -- Indian gods -- Goddess Durga -- Okuninushi and the white rabbit -- Heracles, the hero -- Warrior heroines -- Theseus and the Minotaur -- Perseus and Medusa -- Trojan war -- Jason and the golden fleece -- Oedipus, the tragic hero -- Dragons -- Beowulf and Grendel the ogre -- The Knights of the round Table -- Elixir of life -- Gilgamesh, the tyrant -- Lost kingdoms -- City of gold (El Dorado) -- Robin Hood -- Happily ever after -- Tell us a story!
Control code
17065654
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
142 p.
Isbn
9781465474629
Lccn
2011275343
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn694830227

Library Locations

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      450 5th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52401, US
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      3750 Williams Blvd. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404, US
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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
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