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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
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
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
Note
  • "The text type was set in Galliard. The display type was set in Waters Titling"--Verso t.p
  • "Trina Schart Hyman's illustrations were created with a mixture of collage, glue, inks, and acrylic paints"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Changing Woman: a Navajo deity -- Macha, goddess of horses: a Celtic goddess -- Sedna, woman of the sea: supreme deity of the Inuit people -- Kuan Yin, the compassionate: a Buddhist goddess -- Isis, mistress of life and death: an ancient Egyptian goddess -- Ix Chel, the moon goddess: an ancient Mayan goddess -- Amaterasu, the sun goddess: supreme Shinto deity -- Inanna, queen of heaven and earth: an ancient Sumerian goddess -- Durga, the warrior goddess: a Hindu deity -- Mawu, the creator: supreme being to the Fon people
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780823419999
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005052504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369645181
Label
Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world, retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Publication
Note
  • "The text type was set in Galliard. The display type was set in Waters Titling"--Verso t.p
  • "Trina Schart Hyman's illustrations were created with a mixture of collage, glue, inks, and acrylic paints"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Changing Woman: a Navajo deity -- Macha, goddess of horses: a Celtic goddess -- Sedna, woman of the sea: supreme deity of the Inuit people -- Kuan Yin, the compassionate: a Buddhist goddess -- Isis, mistress of life and death: an ancient Egyptian goddess -- Ix Chel, the moon goddess: an ancient Mayan goddess -- Amaterasu, the sun goddess: supreme Shinto deity -- Inanna, queen of heaven and earth: an ancient Sumerian goddess -- Durga, the warrior goddess: a Hindu deity -- Mawu, the creator: supreme being to the Fon people
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780823419999
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005052504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369645181

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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