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The Resource The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia, written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt

The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia, written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt

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The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia
Title
The legend of the seven sisters
Title remainder
a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia
Statement of responsibility
written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
MYTH & LEGEND TOLD AS FICTION. AUSTRALIAN. As you look up into the sky at night you can see many stars. The Wongutha people of the Eastern Goldfields area in Western Australia tell stories about the stars explaining how the stars came to be where they are. Some stars are grouped together and have special names. One of these groups of stars is called the Seven Sisters. The Sisters were beautiful women who used to visit the earth and wander the land. This is the story of why they appear in their position in the night sky. Ages 5+
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O'Brien, May
Dewey number
398.20994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
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1952-
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Wyatt, Sue
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  • Stars
  • Stars
  • Stars
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Stars
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Western Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia, written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: 1990
Control code
000043939056
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
18 p.
Isbn
9780855756994
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia, written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt
Publication
Note
First published: 1990
Control code
000043939056
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
18 p.
Isbn
9780855756994
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
col. ill.

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