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Johnny Kaw
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Devin Scillian
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-15 - Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press

Five minutes after his birth, Johnny Kaw is over six feet tall and still growing. When he outgrows his crib and even their town, his parents decide to move west where "little" Johnny can have plenty of room to play. After the family crosses the wide Missouri River to Kansas,
The Mythical West
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Richard W. Slatta
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This cultural journey down memory lane showcases how major Western figures, events, and places have been portrayed in folk legends, art, literature, and popular culture. * 145 A–Z entries ranging from Kit Carson and Woody Guthrie to Hispanics in Western Films and Ansel Adams, each with a bibliography * Over
Sitting at the Feet of the Past
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Gary D. Schmidt, Donald R. Hettinga
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Praeger

Can a folktale with universal applications be transmitted from one culture to another without loss? Is it legitimate for a reteller to create variants for a child audience? Children's literature is today the major conduit for folklore, and professionals in the field must consider these issues. Here 23 writers, illustrators,
Johnny Kaw
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Jerri Garretson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-06 - Publisher: CreateSpace

Who could lop the funnel off a tornado with one mighty whack? Who used Paul Bunyan's nose to dig the Mississippi and gave him his big blue ox? Who flattened out Kansas and piled up the Rocky Mountains? Who was the Pioneer Spirit of Kansas? -- Johnny Kaw, that's who!
Heritage of Kansas
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jerri Garretson
Categories: Folklore
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher:

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