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The Legend of the Seven Sisters : A Traditional Aboriginal Story from Western Australia - May L. O'Brien

The Legend of the Seven Sisters

A Traditional Aboriginal Story from Western Australia

By: May L. O'Brien, Sue Wyatt (Illustrator)

Paperback Published: 1st July 2009
ISBN: 9780855756994
Number Of Pages: 20
For Ages: 6 - 9 years old

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As you look up into the sky at night, you can see many stars. The Wongutha people of the Eastern Goldfields area in Western Australia tell stories about the stars explaining how the stars came to be where they are. Some stars are grouped together and have special names. One of these groups of stars is called the Seven Sisters. The Sisters were beautiful women who used to visit the earth and wander the land. This is the story of why they appear in their position in the night sky.

About the Author

May O'Brien worked for the Western Australian Ministry of Education for 34 years, first as a teacher and a consultant to the Aboriginal Education Branch and finally as superintendent of Aboriginal Education. May's contribution to education and to Aboriginal education in particular was awarded the British Empire Medal in 1977.

ISBN: 9780855756994
ISBN-10: 0855756993
Audience: Children
For Ages: 6 - 9 years old
For Grades: 1 - 5
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 20
Published: 1st July 2009
Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 27.0  x 0.5
Weight (kg): 0.08
Edition Number: 2

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