The origin of life on earth: an African creation myth

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Sights Productions, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Retells the Yoruba creation myth in which the deity Obatala descends from the sky to create the world.

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User Review  - alexandraharris - LibraryThing

This is a creation myth. It describes the origin of the natural world and existence in and of itself. It provides an interesting explanation for the way that world began. It would be a great addition ... Read full review

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This book is beautifully illustrated with pages of color paintings. It shows David Anderson's colorful and vivid retelling of an old African creation myth. The pictures provide the reader with ... Read full review

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