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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Linn Libraries Consortium.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
LBCC Albany Campus Library JUV E99 .S2 B43 2005 (Text) 38813000958183 Children's literature Available -
Albany Main Library YR 398.24 BEAVE (Text) IALBO10252849T Childrens Nonfiction Available -
Scio Public Library J 398.24 CONF (Text) 3SPLO00013297 CHILDRENS NONFICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780803216402 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0803216408 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2005]

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Summary, etc.: A long time ago, fire belonged only to the animals in the land above, not to those on the earth below. Curlew, keeper of the sky world, guarded fire and kept it from the earth. Coyote, however, devised a clever plan to steal fire, aided by Grizzly Bear, Wren, Snake, Frog, Eagle, and Beaver. These brave and resourceful animal beings raided the land above and risked all to steal fire from Curlew. Beaver Steals Fire is an ancient and powerful tale springing from the hearts and experiences of the Salish people of Montana. Steeped in the rich and culturally vital storytelling tradition of the tribe, this tale teaches both respect for fire and awareness of its significance, themes particularly relevant today.
Subject: Salish Indians Folklore
Kootenai Indians Folklore
Coyote (Mythological character) Legends