The Fire on the Mountain, and Other Stories from Ethiopia and Eritrea (An Owlet Book) ebook
by Harold Courlander,Wolf Leslau,Robert Kane
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Harold Coulander and Wolf Leslau traveled to East Africa to record these tales directly from their tellers. And yes, there is a connection between the Judgment of the Wind and the book of Job. But you’ll have to come here and read it to find out. Regards, Librarian
Harold Coulander and Wolf Leslau traveled to East Africa to record these tales directly from their tellers. Maybe this is perfect reading material as you sip a cup of Ethiopian and Eritrean stories have been told and retold for centuries by cattle herders, camel drivers, and traders. Regards, Librarian.
The book includes a pronunciation guide, and also notes on the provenance of each story, further enriching the reader's understanding and appreciation of the cultural background which underlies the narratives. Jan 21, 2011 Brennan Wieland rated it really liked it. This was a collection of tales that, collected from ethiopia over the years. Most of the stories had simple morals, left for you to find what you can out of the story.
A distinguished collection of folk stories and legends of the peoples of Ethiopia and Eritrea with the wisdom, cynical humor and freshness of the ancient agrarian civilization. These highly sophisticated tales make delightful reading.
Together, let's build an Open Library for the World. by Courlander, Harold. Published 1995 by Henry Holt in New York. July 31, 2010 History found in the catalog. The fire on the mountain, and other stories from Ethiopia and Eritrea. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read.
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Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996; Leslau, Wolf; Thomas Leiper Kane Collection (Library of Congress. Hebraic Section) DLC. Publication date. Ancient land of Ethiopia - Fire on the mountain - Donkey who sinned - Woodcutter of Gura - Goats who killed the leopard - Jackal's lawsuit - Contrary woman - Messenger donkey - Hero of Adi Nifas - Judgment of the wind - Goat well - Dinner with the Tota -. - Justice - Game board - How Abunawas was exhiled - Marriage of the mouse - Tecle's goat - Storyteller - Ojje Ben Onogh - Lion and the hare go hunting - May it not happen - Farmer of Babbia - Fire and water, truth and falsehood - Battle of Eghal.
The Princess and the Lion. A Treasury of African Folklore. The Fire on The Mountain and Other Stories From Ethiopia and Eritrea. Crowne Publishers 1975 F,J,A Folktales from many parts of Africa with a section on Ethiopia The Fire on The Mountain and Other Stories From Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Harold Courlander (Author). Wolf Leslau (Author). About Robert Kane (Illustrator) : Robert Kane is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Robert Kane (Illustrator). These are the most recent 10 blog posts about The Fire on the Mountain, and Other Stories from Ethiopia and Eritrea: And Other Stories from Ethiopia and Eritrea in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader. Children: Grades 4-6. Eritrea. more View Robert Kane's profile.