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The Resource When the beginning began : stories about God, the creatures, and us, Julius Lester ; illustrations by Emily Lisker

When the beginning began : stories about God, the creatures, and us, Julius Lester ; illustrations by Emily Lisker

Label
When the beginning began : stories about God, the creatures, and us
Title
When the beginning began
Title remainder
stories about God, the creatures, and us
Statement of responsibility
Julius Lester ; illustrations by Emily Lisker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of traditional and original Jewish tales interpreting the Biblical story of the creation of the world
Storyline
Character
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
084465
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Dewey number
296.1/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS651
LC item number
.L365 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
000105526
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creation
  • Bible stories, English
  • Jewish legends
  • Creation
  • Bible stories
  • Jews
  • Folklore
  • Bible stories, English
  • Creation
  • Jewish legends
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories about God, the creatures, and us
Label
When the beginning began : stories about God, the creatures, and us, Julius Lester ; illustrations by Emily Lisker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
God learns how to create -- God battles the Queen of the Waters -- Sun and moon -- Strange creatures -- The Angel of Death -- Cat and mouse -- Leviathan and fox -- Crow learns a lesson -- The grand parade -- God makes people -- God creates Adam -- God creates woman -- Adam marries -- The snake -- The woman, Adam, and the fruit -- God confronts Adam, the woman, and the snake -- God returns to Heaven
Control code
ocm37546795
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 100 pages
Isbn
9780152012380
Lccn
97037352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37546795
Label
When the beginning began : stories about God, the creatures, and us, Julius Lester ; illustrations by Emily Lisker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
God learns how to create -- God battles the Queen of the Waters -- Sun and moon -- Strange creatures -- The Angel of Death -- Cat and mouse -- Leviathan and fox -- Crow learns a lesson -- The grand parade -- God makes people -- God creates Adam -- God creates woman -- Adam marries -- The snake -- The woman, Adam, and the fruit -- God confronts Adam, the woman, and the snake -- God returns to Heaven
Control code
ocm37546795
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 100 pages
Isbn
9780152012380
Lccn
97037352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37546795

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