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Ytek and the arctic orchid

an Inuit legend

by Garnet Hewitt

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Vanguard Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Inuit -- Canada -- Folklore.,
    • Eskimos -- Canada -- Folklore.

    • About the Edition

      When the caribou become less plentiful on the Inuit hunting grounds, a young boy named Ytek goes in search of an answer to the problem of the vanishing herds.

      Edition Notes

      StatementGarnet Hewitt ; illustrations, Heather Woodall.
      ContributionsWoodall, Heather, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 H494 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. :
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4429871M
      ISBN 100814908365
      LC Control Number79056919
      OCLC/WorldCa8099934

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Collection universallibrary Contributor Osmania University Language English. Addeddate Call number Digitalpublicationdate /06/   Garnet Hewitt's Ytek and the Arctic Orchid (Vanguard Press, ; o.p.) is a more complicated Inuit legend in which a young boy goes in search of the caribou when they become scarce on the hunting grounds.

Of the three, Caribou Girl is the easiest to read. The pastel illustrations are lovely, albeit uneven in quality.2/5(1). - Heather Woodall, Ytek and the Arctic Orchid: an Inuit legend, by Garnet Hewitt - Lindee Climo, Chester's Barn - Ken Nutt, Zoom at Sea, by Tim Wynne-Jones.

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