by Richarad Paul Evans. Wonderful soft & warm color illustrations by Jonathan Linton.
Condition: NEW 1999 Simon & Schuster for Young Readers hardcover (pictorial boards) & DJ (in mylar jacket) , third printing.
Content: A father loves watching his daughter dance--from her first recital where she was dressed as an ear of corn to the final dance she does just for him as he nears the end of his life.
While the text is easy-to-read for early readers, the concept of the book may need some explanation. A read-aloud for a first reading would be appropriate, IMHO. Ages 4 - 8. Adults will also appreciate - especially fathers. [1 copy available]
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THE REAL HISTORY BEHIND THE TEMPLARS
by Sharan Newman. B&W illustrations.
Condition: UNREAD 2007 Berkley Books Trade Paperback, first printing. Tiny edge wear bottom front cover.
Content: The medieval historian who revealed The Real History Behind the Da Vinci Code uncloaks the Templars. In the year 1119, these noblemen found their calling as protectors of the faithful on a dangerous pilgrimage to newly conquered Jerusalem. Now, historian Sharan Newman elucidates the mysteries and misconceptions of the Templars, from their true first founding and role in the Crusades to more modern intrigues, including: Were they devout knights or secret heretics?; Did they leave behind a fantastic treasure-hidden to this day?; How did they come to be associated with the Holy Grail?; Did they come to America before the time of Columbus?; Does the order still exist? [1 copy available]
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RITUAL OF THE WIND: North American Indian Ceremonies, Music, and Dance
by Jamake Highwater. Great B&W era photos of Native American ceremonies and culture with a few photos from late 20th century.
Condition: NEW 1984 Metheun large soft cover, new & revised edition, no printing given.
Content: This book offers a wide but intimate look at the cultures of the Indians of North America seen as a living presence in the land. It offers a good general introduction to Native American religion, rites of passage, and dances and ceremonies and includes rare photos and transcriptions of oral texts, provides an extensive calendar of Indian events, a selected bibliography, and an invaluable discography. Questions welcome. [1 copy available]
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