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Author Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.

Title Quetzal : sacred bird of the Cloud Forest / Dorothy Hinshaw Patent ; illustrated by Neil Waldman.

Imprint New York : Morrow Junior Books, c1996.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 398.72 PAT    Available
Description 40 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 26 cm.
Note "A sacred animal book"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 39) and index.
Summary Provides information about the quetzal, a beautiful bird found in Mexico and Central America, and about its significance in the lives and beliefs of ancient Mesoamerican peoples.
Subject Indians of Mexico -- Folklore.
Indians of Central America -- Folklore.
Quetzals -- Folklore.
Quetzals -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Quetzalcoatl (Aztec deity) -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of Mexico -- History.
Indians of Central America -- History.
Quetzalcoatl (Aztec deity)
Added Author Waldman, Neil, ill.
ISBN 0688126626 : $16.00 (tr)
0688126634 (le)

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