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The Resource The Iliad and the Odyssey, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams

The Iliad and the Odyssey, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams

Label
The Iliad and the Odyssey
Title
The Iliad and the Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Iliad' tells the story of the war between the Greeks and the Trojans; the love between Helen and Paris; and the Trojan Horse. 'The Odyssey' depicts the perilous voyage home of the Greek warrior Odysseus. This title retells these stories with a cartoon style, aiming to make them accessible and fun for young children.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1945-
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Williams, Marcia
Dewey number
  • 823.914
  • 823.9'14
  • 292.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MY
Literary form
novels
Reading level
4.1
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  • Homer
  • Homer
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
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  • Trojan War
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Summary expansion
Thrilling comic-strip action, with monsters, mighty heroes and even mightier gods and goddesses. The Iliad tells the story of the war between Greeks and Trojans; the love between Helena and Paris; Achilles and Hector's deadly combat; the Trojan Horse... The Odyssey depicts the perilous voyage home of the Greek warrior Odysseus; his struggles against the one-eyed Cyclops; the terrible Sirens; the dreadful, six-headed Scylla... These classic Greek stories have been retold with lively text and a dramatic cartoon style, making them accessible and fun for young children
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Iliad and the Odyssey, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the works of Homer
  • Originally published: 1996
Control code
BDZ0007439292
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
[33] p.
Isbn
9781406303483
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
The Iliad and the Odyssey, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Publication
Note
  • Based on the works of Homer
  • Originally published: 1996
Control code
BDZ0007439292
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
[33] p.
Isbn
9781406303483
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

Library Locations

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      51.4771154 -0.2025884
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