The Resource Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading, author : Gordon Patston ; illustrated by Peter Johnston

Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading, author : Gordon Patston ; illustrated by Peter Johnston

Label
Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading
Title
Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading
Statement of responsibility
author : Gordon Patston ; illustrated by Peter Johnston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Patston, Gordon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Johnston, Peter
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  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology) in literature
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading, author : Gordon Patston ; illustrated by Peter Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on ancient Aboriginal dreamtime stories researched and related by Robert Mate-Mate (Ga-Pinparu) - an initiated Aboriginal elder"
Contents
How the sun was made -- How the moon was made -- Bunya the possum -- When fire was discovered -- Purra the kangaroo -- How the old people live in the sky -- The bunyip -- Barrukill the great hunter -- The morning star -- Harvesting the eggs of the mallee fowl -- The eagle -- How the stars in the Milky Way were formed -- Hunting the echidna -- The messengers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
14 p.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Dreamtime stories for bedtime reading, author : Gordon Patston ; illustrated by Peter Johnston
Publication
Note
"Based on ancient Aboriginal dreamtime stories researched and related by Robert Mate-Mate (Ga-Pinparu) - an initiated Aboriginal elder"
Contents
How the sun was made -- How the moon was made -- Bunya the possum -- When fire was discovered -- Purra the kangaroo -- How the old people live in the sky -- The bunyip -- Barrukill the great hunter -- The morning star -- Harvesting the eggs of the mallee fowl -- The eagle -- How the stars in the Milky Way were formed -- Hunting the echidna -- The messengers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
14 p.
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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