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The story of Gilgamesh is one of the oldest written stories in the world. Ludmila Zeman has studied the artifacts of ancient Mesopotamia to create a beautiful and powerful version of this classic tale for all ages.<P>Illustrations from all three of the books in the Gilgamesh trilogy were chosen for the prestigious Illustrators Exhibit in Bologna, Italy.<P>After encountering many monsters and hardships, Gilgamesh discovers that true immortality lies in the good he accomplished during his lifetime.

About the Author

Ludmila Zeman was born in the former Czechoslovakia and immigrated to Canada in 1984. She has taught art in Vancouver, created animated sequences for Sesame Street and, with her husband, made the film Lord of the Sky, an award-winning animated short. Her epic Gilgamesh trilogy won numerous awards. Her book, The First Red Maple Leaf, was a finalist for the Governor Generals Award for Illustration.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780887763809
Retold:
Zeman, Ludmila
Author:
Zeman, Ludmila
Retold by:
Zeman, Ludmila
Retold:
Zeman, Ludmila
Illustrator:
Zeman, Ludmila
Author:
Zeman, Ludmila
Publisher:
Tundra Books (NY)
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Other
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Gilgamesh
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Gilgamesh (Legendary character)
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
The Gilgamesh Trilogy
Series Volume:
0003
Publication Date:
19980431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
4.74x10.76x.11 in. .41 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
08-12

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