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Cry of the benu bird : an Egyptian creation story

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  • ISBN: 0395735734 (hb)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1996.

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Summary, etc.: Tells how Nun, "a sleeping ocean of deep water surrounded on all sides by Chaos," brings forth first Benu, a magnificent glowing bird, and then Atum, Shu, Tefnut, and the rest of creation.
Subject: Creation > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Folklore > Egypt > Juvenile literature.

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