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100 1 _aRoth, Susan L.
245 1 0 _aFire came to the earth people
_ba Dahomean folktale
_cSusan L. Roth
260 _aNew York
_bSt. Martin's Press
_c1988
300 _a[30] p.
_bcol. ill.
_c26 cm.
500 _a"Based on a Dahomean folktale called Stealing fire from the creator: why chamelion and tortoise are respected" -- T.p. verso.
520 _aThe earth animals fail in every attempt to capture fire from the selfish moon god Mawu, until Chameleon and Tortoise combine their talents and help bring light and warmth to the newly-created earth.
650 1 4 _aFolklore
_xBenin
650 1 4 _aFolklore
_xAfrica, West
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