Tall Tales

Author: Terry Pluto
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803287662
Size: 35.36 MB
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An account of the NBA from 1956 to 1966, after the introduction of the 24-second shot clock, highlights those who dominated the sport during its "glory days," including Red Auerbach, Wilt Chamberlain, and the Boston Celtics.

The Tall Tale In American Folklore And Literature

Author: Carolyn S. Brown
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9780870496271
Size: 60.72 MB
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To Carolyn Brown s mind, the tall tale is not necessarily an account of the adventures of a larger-than-life hero, nor is it just a humorous first-person narrative exaggerated to outlandish proportions.

American Tall Tales

Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307982599
Size: 79.25 MB
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Here are Paul Bunyan, that king-sized lumberjack who could fell “ten white pines with a single swing”; John Henry, with his mighty hammer; Mose, old New York’s biggest, bravest fireman; Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind, who could ...

Tall Tales

Author: Chris Bell
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9781869614188
Size: 18.45 MB
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At school, Philip is writing to his new penfriend Anna.

Adirondack Tall Tales

Author: Helen Escha Tyler
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1615791124
Size: 77.20 MB
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This book of Adirondack Tall Tales is derived mostly from Helen Tyler's previous books, but there are two stories that have not appeared in earlier works. Martha added a discussion of folk tales and tall tales.

Tall Tales Of A Short Clown

Author: Barry Lubin
Publisher: AuthorMike Ink
ISBN: 0991033027
Size: 39.25 MB
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Tall Tales of a Short Clown is the story of Barry Lubin, whose alter ego, Grandma, became one of the most successful clowns in American history, and was named "The World's Funniest Grandma" in Germany.

Tall Tales

Author: Jeff Smith
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545140951
Size: 24.73 MB
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Smiley entertains the Bone Scouts by telling them stories about the suspect adventures of the mighty explorer Big Johnson Bone before his discovery of the Rolling Bone River and establishment of a famous trading post.

Tall Tales

Author: Scholastic Inc
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780590495363
Size: 76.48 MB
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This unit introduces tall tales, discusses four models, analyzes standards, and provides steps to writing in the genre. Includes classroom reproducibles.

American Tall Tales

Author: Adrien Stoutenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780812463330
Size: 65.63 MB
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Features eight American folk heroes: Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac. Here are the most robust characters in American legend.