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Far north tales stories from the peoples of the Arctic circle by Bonnie C. Marshall

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  • Arctic regions

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementtranslated and retold by Bonnie C. Marshall ; edited by Kira Van Deusen
SeriesWorld folklore series, World folklore series
ContributionsVan Deusen, Kira, 1946-
LC ClassificationsGR390 .M37 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationl, 290 p. :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24881555M
ISBN 101591587611
ISBN 109781591587613
LC Control Number2010044948

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