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The legend of the seven sisters : a traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia / written by May L. O'Brien ; illustrated by Sue Wyatt
Bib ID 4579066
Format BookBook
Author
O'Brien, May
 
Edition [New ed.] 
Description Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 2009 
18 p. : col. ill. ; 21 x 28 cm. 
ISBN 9780855756994
Summary

As you look up into the sky at night you can see many stars. The Wongutha people of the Eastern Goldfields area in Western Australia tell stories about the stars explaining how the stars came to be where they are. Some stars are grouped together and have special names. One of these groups of stars is called the Seven Sisters. Ages 5+.

Notes

First published: 1990.

For children.

Subjects Stars -- Australia -- Folklore.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Stories and motifs - Seven Sisters.  |  Stories and motifs - Stars.  |  Wangkatha / Wangkathaa people (A12) (WA SH51-06)
Other authors/contributors Wyatt, Sue, 1952-

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