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2 edition of Tale of Bali. found in the catalog.

Tale of Bali.

Vicki Baum

Tale of Bali.

Translated from the German by Basil Creighton.

by Vicki Baum

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Literary Guild of America in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2603 A815 E513
The Physical Object
Pagination417p.
Number of Pages417
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19750959M

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/5(5). This might almost classify as travel with an ethnological purpose, rather than the routine sort of fiction one might expect from the author. She has lived for some time in Bali, and has her facts and her atmosphere, and through a method of recapturing a past period in Bali history, when the seacoast natives offended the authorities, and — to sustain their pride &#; faced war and conquest.

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A Tale from Bali culminates with the historic Battle of Badung, in which thousands of Balinese soldiers, clothed in white and armed only with daggers, threw themselves upon the merciless efficiency of .OCLC Number: Notes: "This translation into English of Das ende der geburt has been made by Basil Creighton." American edition (Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Co.) has title: Tale of Bali.Founded on the work of folklorist, Joseph Jacob, and from tales from India's Mughul period, award-winning author Bali Rai's lively retellings are a delight for readers of all ages.

The book includes endnotes with a glossary, additional information as well as ideas for activities that children can do to explore the stories further.