The Trojan War and the adventures of Odysseus

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Publisher:
Morrow,
Pub. Date:
c1997.
Language:
English
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Here is the perfect introduction to The Iliad and The Odyssey, two of the cornerstones of Western literature. All of the glories of Homer's world--from the mysterious Wooden Horse to Helen, whose beauty launched a thousand ships, to the fearsome one-eyed Cyclops--are here, refashioned into one seamless tale of adventure by three-time Newbery Honor winner Padraic Colum. Beautifully enhanced by Barry Moser's twelve bold, evocative color plates, this handsome book will stir the imagination of young and old alike.
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Grouping Title trojan war and the adventures of odysseus
Grouping Author colum padraic
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subject_facet Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Juvenile literature, Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literature, Odysseus (Greek mythology) -- Juvenile literature, Trojan War -- Juvenile literature
title_display The Trojan War and the adventures of Odysseus
title_full The Trojan War and the adventures of Odysseus / Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Barry Moser ; afterword by Peter Glassman
title_short The Trojan War and the adventures of Odysseus
topic_facet Achilles (Greek mythology), Mythology, Greek, Odysseus (Greek mythology), Trojan War