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Where is the Parthenon? / by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by John Hinderliter.

Edwards, Roberta, author. (Author). Hinderliter, John, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler j726.1 EDW (Text) 34044000871747 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J 726.12 EDW (Text) 76895000236028 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Checked out 02/13/2017
Jay Co PL - Bookmobile J726.1 E26 (Text) 76383000447168 Junior Non-Fiction In process -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch JUV 726.1208 EDW (Text) 39391100281946 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID PLACES WHERE.IS PARTHENON (Text) 37516002022681 KidNF Places Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library J 726.1 EDW (Text) 70621000436710 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles J 726.12 EDW (Text) 31070500441932 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington J 726.1 EDWARDS (Text) 36820000375567 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448488899 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0448488892 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: "Athens, Greece, is best known for the Parthenon, the ruins of an ancient temple completed in 438 BC to honor the goddess Athena. But what many people don't know is that it only served as a temple for a couple hundred years. It then became a church, then a mosque, and by the end of the 1600s served as a storehouse for munitions. When an enemy army fired hundreds of cannon balls at the Acropolis, one directly hit the Parthenon. Much of the sculpture was destroyed, three hundred people died, and the site fell into ruin. Today, visitors continue to flock to this world famous landmark, which has become a symbol for Ancient Greece, democracy, and modern civilization"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 860 Lexile.
Subject: Parthenon (Athens, Greece) > Juvenile literature.
Athens (Greece) > Antiquities > Juvenile literature.
Athens (Greece) > Buildings, structures, etc. > Juvenile literature.

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