By Enid Blyton

3 tarts, Hop, pass and leap, got down to rescue the Princess from Witch Green-eyes, and get combined up in all kinds of adventures.

Hop, bypass and bounce are 3 naughty tarts who like to play tips. but if a depraved witch methods the tricksters and has them seize the little fairy-princess Peronel for her, they're grew to become out of fairy land via the indignant king.

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By Barbara Butler, Diane Michalski Turner

The first time that we, the editors of this quantity, met, an opportunity comment via one in all us, newly back from fieldwork in Fiji, fast resulted in an lively dialogue of our reviews doing anthropological learn with young children. Following that get together, we started to search one another out in an effort to proceed such conversations, simply because we had discovered no different chance to debate those major occasions. We knew our reviews have been wealthy assets of cross-cultural facts and stimuli to rethinking anthro­ pological idea and techniques. A cursory evaluate of the literature on fieldwork published, to our shock, that fieldworker's reviews with young ones have been not often and merely in short pointed out (Hostetler and Huntington, 1970, are an early exception). with a view to study extra approximately examine that incorporated the ethnographers' kids, we equipped a convention at the subject at Michigan nation collage on might 1, 1982. This quantity comprises papers from that convention, in addition to insights and ideas from the formal and casual discussions one of the convention contributors and viewers. This quantity, just like the convention which preceded it, is meant to be the results of accompanying little ones on anthropological an exploration of box examine and at the results of fieldwork at the teenagers themselves. also, we see this ebook as a part of an anthropological inquiry into study as a cultural procedure, wherein is intended the consequences of the researchers' cultural identity--class, gender, age, ethnicity, and different characteristics--on fieldwork.

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By Mary Tavener Holmes

Think a giraffe which could sail from Alexandria, Egypt, to Marseille, France, in a ship with a distinct gap for her neck. think a giraffe that may stroll from Marseille to Paris in 41 days, donning trendy boots and a cape. think a giraffe that captures the eye of one hundred thousand spectators in Paris as she parades throughout the urban, inspiring work, poetry, porcelain designs, or even an unique coiffure. think Belle, a present from the pasha of Egypt to the king of France in 1827, a giraffe who made historical past. This ebook offers Belle’s precise tale, instructed within the imagined phrases of her dedicated Sudanese caretaker, Atir, who observed her on her trip to Paris and stayed along with her until her dying eighteen years later. Illustrated with artifacts and work from the 19th century and with Jon Cannell’s jaunty paintings, Belle’s awesome tale either captivates and informs. An author’s observe and pronunciation consultant are integrated.

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