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A peacock in the Land of Penguins

B. J. Hateley

A peacock in the Land of Penguins

a tale of diversity and discovery

by B. J. Hateley

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Berrett-Koehler Publishers in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara "BJ" Hateley and Warren H. Schmidt ; illustrations by Sam Weiss ; foreword by Ken Blanchard.
    ContributionsSchmidt, Warren H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.A7378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22367575M
    ISBN 101576750108
    OCLC/WorldCa36640734

    Peacock in the Land of Penguins book with DVD meeting opener tells the tale of Perry the Peacock who was hired by the Penguins because he was talented, bright and creative but these talents soon cause him trouble with the staid Penguins who become uneasy with Perry. The Penguins prefer their organization to be formal, bureaucratic and governed by a vast array of written and unwritten laws.


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