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8 edition of Honoring our ancestors found in the catalog.

Honoring our ancestors

stories and pictures by fourteen artists

by

  • 128 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Book Press, Distributed to the book trade by Publishers Group West in San Francisco, Calif, [Emeryville, CA] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Minority artists -- United States -- Psychology -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Minorities in art -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Artists.,
    • Minorities in art.

    • About the Edition

      Fourteen artists and picture book illustrators present paintings with descriptions of ancestors or other sources of inspiration that have inspired them.

      Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Harriet Rohmer.
      ContributionsRohmer, Harriet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6537.5 .H66 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL376740M
      ISBN 100892391588
      LC Control Number98038686
      OCLC/WorldCa39728065

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