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The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy

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Publisher Comments:

Travel back to a mythical time when Achilles, aided by the gods, waged war against the Trojans. And join Odysseus on his journey through murky waters, facing obstacles like the terrifying Scylla and whirring Charybdis, the beautiful enchantress Circe, and the land of the raging Cycland#244;pes. Using narrative threads from andlt;Iandgt;The Iliadandlt;/Iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;The Odyssey,andlt;/Iandgt; Padraic Colum weaves a stunning adventure with all the drama and power that Homer intended.

Synopsis:

These collections of myths and legends of the ancient world by the late Newbery Honor winner, poet, and playwright are now available with beautiful new cover art. Illustrations.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Padraic Columandlt;/Bandgt; (1881and#8211;1972) was a poet, a playwright, and a leader of the Irish Renaissance, but he is best known for his works for children, including andlt;iandgt;The Children of Odinandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;The Golden Fleeceandlt;/iandgt; (a Newbery Honor Book).William Andrew ("Willy") Pogany (August 1882 and#8211; 30 July 1955) was a prolific Hungarian illustrator of children's and other books.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689868832
Author:
Pogany, Willy
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
Pogany, Willy
Author:
Parks, Melanie
Author:
Pogany, Willy
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Greek & Roman
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Fiction - General
Subject:
Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Achilles (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Trojan War
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Publication Date:
July 2004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr; bandamp;w int
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 7.63 oz
Age Level:
10-14

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"Synopsis" by , These collections of myths and legends of the ancient world by the late Newbery Honor winner, poet, and playwright are now available with beautiful new cover art. Illustrations.
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