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The people could fly : American black folk tales

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  • ISBN: 0394869257 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 178 pages : illustrations ; 26cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf : 1985.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography: pages 175-178.
Summary, etc.:
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope.
Target Audience Note:
GRL W guided reading level.
AD 480 Lexile.
Subject: African Americans > FolkloreFolklore, Afro-American.
Folklore, Afro-AmericanFolklore, Afro-American.

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