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Publication date  1976
OCLC  2726240
LC Class  GN645 .M87
Author  Margaret Musgrove
Country  United States of America
Illustrators  Diane Dillon, Leo Dillon
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Publisher  Dial Books
ISBN  0-8037-0357-0
Dewey Decimal  960
Originally published  1976
Genre  Picture book
Awards  Caldecott Medal
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Similar  Diane Dillon books, Caldecott Medal winners, Picture books

Ashanti to zulu book talk


Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions is a 1976 children's book written by Margaret Musgrove and illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon. It was Musgrove's first book, but the Dillons were experienced artists and this book won them the second of their two consecutive Caldecott Medals. (The first was for Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears: A West African Tale.)

The book features twenty-six illustrations of native African peoples, each accompanied by a short vignette describing one of the customs of that particular people.

Peoples included in the book:

References

Ashanti to Zulu Wikipedia


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