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Gift of the Sacred Dog
By Paul Goble

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Gift of the Sacred Dog by Paul Goble

Book Description

A brave boy goes into the hills and prays for help for his people. A rider on a magnificent animal comes to him and says: "This animal is called the Sacred Dog. He can do many things your dogs can do and also more...He is as the wind: gentle but sometimes frightening." The clouds close and suddenly one by one countless Sacred Dogs course down from the sky. And so the courage of one determined boy is rewarded by the Great Spirt: The Horse, Sacred Dog, is given to his tribe.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780812442243
ISBN-10: 0812442245
Format: Hardback
(254mm x 201mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Perfection Learning
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publish Date: 1-Oct-1984
Country of Publication: United States

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Man Who Dreamed of Elk Dogs by Paul Goble Man Who Dreamed of Elk Dogs, Hardback (June 2012)

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