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The Resource Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colon

Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colon

Label
Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys
Title
Mightier than the sword
Title remainder
world folktales for strong boys
Statement of responsibility
collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colon
Title variation
Mightier than the sword
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of folktales from around the world which demonstrate the triumph of brains over brawn
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yolen, Jane
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y815
LC item number
Mi 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Colón, Raúl
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliography
  • "Silver Whistle."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Open letter to my sons and grandson -- Magic brocade (China) -- Young man protected by the river (Angola) -- Devil with the three golden hairs (Germany) -- Eating with trolls (Norway) -- Knee-high man (African American) -- Language of the birds (Russian) -- Thick-head (Abenaki/Native American) -- Fisherman and the chamberlain (Burma) -- Jack and his companions (Ireland) -- Truthful shepherd (Hungary) -- And who cured the princess? (Israel) -- False knight on the road (England) -- Hired hands (Afghanistan) -- Mighty Mikko (Finland) -- Open letter to Nana
Control code
ocm50166914
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780152163914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50166914
  • (Sirsi) 144302
Label
Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colon
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliography
  • "Silver Whistle."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Open letter to my sons and grandson -- Magic brocade (China) -- Young man protected by the river (Angola) -- Devil with the three golden hairs (Germany) -- Eating with trolls (Norway) -- Knee-high man (African American) -- Language of the birds (Russian) -- Thick-head (Abenaki/Native American) -- Fisherman and the chamberlain (Burma) -- Jack and his companions (Ireland) -- Truthful shepherd (Hungary) -- And who cured the princess? (Israel) -- False knight on the road (England) -- Hired hands (Afghanistan) -- Mighty Mikko (Finland) -- Open letter to Nana
Control code
ocm50166914
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780152163914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50166914
  • (Sirsi) 144302

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