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

Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colón

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
Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colón
Title variation
World folktales for strong boys
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of folktales from around the world which demonstrate the triumph of brains over brawn
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
144499
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yolen, Jane
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y815
LC item number
Mi 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Colón, Raúl
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Tales
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
world folktales for strong boys
Label
Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colón
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-112)
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
50166914
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780152163914
Lccn
2002009886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Mightier than the sword : world folktales for strong boys, Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Raul Colón
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-112)
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
50166914
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780152163914
Lccn
2002009886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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