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Epic of Gilgamesh #0001: Gilgamesh the King

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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>Lonely and cruel, King Gilgamesh reigns terror over the people of Uruk. Crying out to the Sun God, the people are sent Enkidu, an "uncivilized" man who teaches the king how to be human.

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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.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780887764370
Retold:
Zeman, Ludmila
Author:
Zeman, Ludmila
Retold by:
Zeman, Ludmila
Retold:
Zeman, Ludmila
Illustrator:
Zeman, Ludmila
Author:
Zeman, Ludmila
Publisher:
Tundra Books
Location:
Toronto :
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Other
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Gilgamesh (Legendary character)
Subject:
Folklore -- Iraq.
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Subject:
mesopotamia;gilgamesh;ancient history;mythology;history;picture book;fiction;ancient;children;epic;literature;historical fiction;legend;upper grammar;sumer;ancients
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
The Gilgamesh Trilogy
Series Volume:
0001
Publication Date:
19980425
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
11.42x10.20x.14 in. .41 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
08-12

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Product details 24 pages Tundra Books (NY) - English 9780887764370 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 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.
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