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The man who called the crocodiles

Pascal Mashiri

The man who called the crocodiles

by Pascal Mashiri

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Published by READ Educational Trust in Braamfontein .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Africa,
  • Folklore -- Africa,
  • Reading -- Aids and devices,
  • English language -- Study and teaching (Primary)

  • About the Edition

    Gobango, who can call the crocodiles, enlists their help as he and the girl he loves escape the island that her father lives on. Based on a traditional folktale from Uganda

    Edition Notes

    Statementre-told by Pascal Mashiri ; illustrated by Anna Varney
    SeriesREAD Afrika-tale
    ContributionsVarney, Anna, READ Educational Trust
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. :
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15487601M
    ISBN 101874978328
    OCLC/WorldCa58480158

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