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The Story of the Milky Way

(1995)
A Cherokee Tale
A novel by

 
The legend of the Milky Way tells of an elderly couple who lived long ago. One day they discovered that a giant spirit dog had stolen some of their cornmeal--and drove the dog from the village into the night sky. The band of stars that formed in its wake is the Milky Way. Exquisite paintings illuminate a lyrical text by two renowned Native American storytellers.

 
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Hardback Editions

September 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Story of the Milky Way: A Cherokee Tale
Author(s): Joseph Bruchac, Gayle Ross
ISBN: 0-8037-1737-7 / 978-0-8037-1737-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


September 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Story of the Milky Way: A Cherokee Tale
Author(s): Joseph Bruchac, Gayle Ross
ISBN: 0-8037-1738-5 / 978-0-8037-1738-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

September 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: Houghton Mifflin the Nation's Choice: Theme Paperbacks Easy Level Theme 3 Grade 4 the Story of the Milky Way
Author(s): Houghton Mifflin Company
ISBN: 0-618-06243-2 / 978-0-618-06243-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Availability: Amazon UK   



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