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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

  • 4 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton County Public Library - Fowler j726.1 EDW (Text) 34044000871747 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville J 726.12 EDW (Text) 76895000236028 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Checked out 10/07/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Hanover JUV 726.1208 EDW (Text) 39391100281946 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville KID PLACES WHERE.IS PARTHENON (Text) 37516002022681 KidNF Places Checked out 11/15/2016
Perry County Public Library - Tell City J 726.1 EDW (Text) 70621000436710 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles J 726.12 EDW (Text) 31070500441932 Juvenile Nonfiction In transit -
Worthington Jefferson Township Public Library - 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.
Subject: Parthenon (Athens, Greece) > Juvenile literature.
Athens (Greece) > Antiquities > Juvenile literature.
Athens (Greece) > Buildings, structures, etc. > Juvenile literature.

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