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Fire race : a Karuk coyote tale about how fire came to the people / retold by Jonathan London with Lanny Pinola ; illustrated by Sylvia Lond ; with an afterword by Julian Lang.

London, Jonathan, 1947- (Author). Pinola, Lanny. (Added Author). Long, Sylvia, (ill.).

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  • ISBN: 0811802418 :
  • ISBN: 9780811802413
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 x 26 cm.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c1993.

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Summary, etc.:
With the help of other animals, Wise Old Coyote manages to acquire fire from the wicked Yellow Jacket sisters.
Subject: Karok Indians > Folklore.
Coyote (Legendary character) > Legends.
Fire > Folklore.
Karok Indians > Juvenile folklore.
Indians of North America > California > Folklore.
Fire > Juvenile folklore.
Coyote (Legendary character) > Juvenile legends.

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