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The Resource Not one damsel in distress : heroic girls from world folklore, collected & told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara

Not one damsel in distress : heroic girls from world folklore, collected & told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara

Label
Not one damsel in distress : heroic girls from world folklore
Title
Not one damsel in distress
Title remainder
heroic girls from world folklore
Statement of responsibility
collected & told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara
Title variation
Not 1 damsel in distress
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of fifteen traditional tales from various parts of the world, with the main character of each being a fearless, strong, heroic, and resourceful woman
Cataloging source
DLC
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Yolen, Jane
Dewey number
398.22/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Guevara, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fairy tales
  • Women
  • Tales
Target audience
primary
Label
Not one damsel in distress : heroic girls from world folklore, collected & told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 2000 with the subtitle: World folktales for strong girls, which was also the subtitle in pre-publication for this edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Atalanta the huntress (Greece) -- Nana Miriam (Niger) -- Fitcher's bird (Germany) -- The girl and the puma (Argentina) -- Li Chi slays the serpent (China) -- Brave woman counts coup (United States/White River Sioux) -- Pretty Penny (United States/Ozark Mountains) -- Burd Janet (Scotland) -- Mizilca (Romania) -- The pirate princess (Poland/Jewish) -- The samurai maiden (Japan) -- Bradamante (France) -- Molly Whuppie (England) -- The princess Kemang (Indonesia) -- Masha and the bear (Azerbaijan)
Control code
2017016621
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 134 pages
Isbn
9781328900203
Lccn
2017016621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Not one damsel in distress : heroic girls from world folklore, collected & told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 2000 with the subtitle: World folktales for strong girls, which was also the subtitle in pre-publication for this edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Atalanta the huntress (Greece) -- Nana Miriam (Niger) -- Fitcher's bird (Germany) -- The girl and the puma (Argentina) -- Li Chi slays the serpent (China) -- Brave woman counts coup (United States/White River Sioux) -- Pretty Penny (United States/Ozark Mountains) -- Burd Janet (Scotland) -- Mizilca (Romania) -- The pirate princess (Poland/Jewish) -- The samurai maiden (Japan) -- Bradamante (France) -- Molly Whuppie (England) -- The princess Kemang (Indonesia) -- Masha and the bear (Azerbaijan)
Control code
2017016621
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 134 pages
Isbn
9781328900203
Lccn
2017016621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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