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2 edition of legs of the moon. found in the catalog.

legs of the moon.

Francine Jacobs

legs of the moon.

by Francine Jacobs

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Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii
    • Subjects:
    • Hawaii -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Someone must stay behind to hold the legs of the moon and delay morning until the menehune people clear the island.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Rocco Negri.
      ContributionsNegri, Rocco, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.J15224 Le
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[48] p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5077874M
      LC Control Number74132592

      The moon was a Wolf Moon, the first moon in January, rising at dusk, and so brilliant that it pained his eyes to look at it. Below was the graveyard, the home of all his memories, and he could not help but wish he were there among the dreaming dead, asleep in .   4. The moon is a hollow spacecraft. Several science fiction books of the early 20th century, including H.G. Wells’ The First Men in the Moon, take place within a hollow moon inhabited by aliens.

      A couple. Polar Lander and pork. Our. Our. I'm David Curley at the Smithsonian air and space museum where we are marking fifty years since man landed and walked on the moon .   Legs to the Moon Lyrics: Hey, that's my baby / You know that's my baby, right? / Hey, that's my baby / You know that's my baby, right? / I hate to see him leave, but I .

      To a leg of a heron Adding a long shank Of a pheasant. Basho. This poem parodied the following text in "The Book of master Tchouang": "When you see a long object, you don't have to think that it is too long if being long is the property given by the nature. The Apollo Lunar Module, or simply Lunar Module (LM / ˈ l ɛ m /), originally designated the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM), was the lander spacecraft that was flown from lunar orbit to the Moon's surface during the U.S. Apollo was the first crewed spacecraft to operate exclusively in the airless vacuum of space, and remains the only crewed vehicle to land anywhere beyond .


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Legs of the moon by Francine Jacobs Download PDF EPUB FB2

Who would volunteer to hold the legs of the moon to make the night last long enough for all to escape. Paka, the smallest of the Menehune, full of fear but anxious to prove his courage, stepped forward.

Francine Jacobs tells this warm and appealing story of Hawaii in the manner of an old Hawaiian folktale, full of drama and : Francine Jacobs. In telling the story of Paka, “the littlest of all the menehune,” the little people with red, bushy beards who come out at night, and Paka's struggle to catch the legs of the moon.

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