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The Resource Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales
Title
Solomon and the ant
Title remainder
and other Jewish folktales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronologically arranged collection of more than forty Jewish folktales with commentary, including "The Seven Questions of Alexander the Great," "A Special Way of Thinking," and "Which One Was Blind?"
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oberman, Sheldon
Dewey number
398.2/089/924
Index
no index present
Intended audience
700L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schram, Peninnah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Who knows?
  • Special ingredient
  • Special way of thinking
  • Magic seed
  • True jewel of their father
  • Worst poison
  • Inquisitor's test
  • Wisdom of a bird
  • Wound that did not heal
  • Mouse that went looking for a husband
  • Introduction
  • Teaching a wolf
  • What do you want to be?
  • Sharp as a diamond
  • Give her what you want
  • Rich man's reward
  • Shepherd's pipe
  • Don't ask
  • Changing a mind
  • Softening a heart
  • Coachman's answer
  • Solomon and the ant
  • Prince who thought he was a rooster
  • Things should match
  • Juha's nail
  • What his father did
  • Tales of Chelm:
  • Wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law
  • Holy fool
  • Which one was more blind?
  • Head full of dreams
  • Riddling woman
  • Smell of money
  • Hiding place
  • Crowded house
  • Never afraid again
  • Best merchandise
  • Starling's answer
  • Solomon's ring of wisdom
  • Enough
  • Golden plates
  • Seven questions of Alexander the Great
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
System control number
  • ocm61229578
  • 280602
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Who knows?
  • Special ingredient
  • Special way of thinking
  • Magic seed
  • True jewel of their father
  • Worst poison
  • Inquisitor's test
  • Wisdom of a bird
  • Wound that did not heal
  • Mouse that went looking for a husband
  • Introduction
  • Teaching a wolf
  • What do you want to be?
  • Sharp as a diamond
  • Give her what you want
  • Rich man's reward
  • Shepherd's pipe
  • Don't ask
  • Changing a mind
  • Softening a heart
  • Coachman's answer
  • Solomon and the ant
  • Prince who thought he was a rooster
  • Things should match
  • Juha's nail
  • What his father did
  • Tales of Chelm:
  • Wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law
  • Holy fool
  • Which one was more blind?
  • Head full of dreams
  • Riddling woman
  • Smell of money
  • Hiding place
  • Crowded house
  • Never afraid again
  • Best merchandise
  • Starling's answer
  • Solomon's ring of wisdom
  • Enough
  • Golden plates
  • Seven questions of Alexander the Great
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
System control number
  • ocm61229578
  • 280602
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