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Crossing continents - on the trail of the gingerbread boy and other edible runaways

Lesley Gooden

Crossing continents - on the trail of the gingerbread boy and other edible runaways

an interrogation of the text in relation to possible socio-historical origins

by Lesley Gooden

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Published by University of Surrey Roehampton in Roehampton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.) (Children"s Literature) - University of Surrey Roehampton, 2004.

StatementLesley Gooden.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16352528M

Ali, a contemporary boy living in Bagdad enjoys soccer, "loud, parent-rattling music," and Arabic calligraphy. Ali finds solace in it during the noise of war much like 13th century calligrapher Yakut. Dynamic, evocative illustrations make this book memorable, sure to remind readers that children are similar world-over. The journey was long, being broken by sundry attacks of asthma, and the posting and style of travel were full of the usual discomforts. In crossing over the Tarare a drunken postilion nearly threw one of the carriages over the precipice, and in shooting the Pont de St. Esprit the steamer nearly came to grief under one of the arches. Organization The opening chapters of the book set the stage for examining African American slave foodways by first looking at the issues of food as control, the nutrition required to keep field hands reasonably healthy, the benefits and limitations of the narratives and other similar documents as sources, and the ancestral history of native.


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