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The Resource When the snake bites the sun, told by David Mowaljarlai ; compiled by Pamela Lofts

When the snake bites the sun, told by David Mowaljarlai ; compiled by Pamela Lofts

Label
When the snake bites the sun
Title
When the snake bites the sun
Statement of responsibility
told by David Mowaljarlai ; compiled by Pamela Lofts
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Summary
PICTURE BOOKS. AUSTRALIAN. Big book edition. This book is based on a story told by David Mowaljarlai of the Ngarinyin people to Aboriginal children living in the Kimberleys, Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their paintings of the story. David Mowaljarlai said, 'We want our children to see the daylight and the sun go down on our land, the home of the Dreamtime, and to live there to their old age and really understand their culture.'
Cataloging source
WLB
Dewey number
398.260994
Intended audience
For children
Series statement
An Aboriginal story
Label
When the snake bites the sun, told by David Mowaljarlai ; compiled by Pamela Lofts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published by Scholastic Australia in 1984
Control code
30760367
Dimensions
37 x 45 cm.
Extent
[32]
Isbn
9781741699708
Isbn Type
(big bk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 30760367
  • (Sirsi) 30760367
Label
When the snake bites the sun, told by David Mowaljarlai ; compiled by Pamela Lofts
Publication
Note
First published by Scholastic Australia in 1984
Control code
30760367
Dimensions
37 x 45 cm.
Extent
[32]
Isbn
9781741699708
Isbn Type
(big bk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 30760367
  • (Sirsi) 30760367

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