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The odyssey / [adapted by] Adrian Mitchell ; illustrated by Stuart Robertson.

Mitchell, Adrian, 1932-2008 (Author). Robertson, Stuart, (illustrator.). Homer. Odyssey. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Dorling Kindersley classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 883 MIT (Text) 39206019572278 J Non-Fiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: London ; Dorling Kindersley, 2000.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Trojan war -- To be a hero -- Lotus eaters -- Cyclops -- Isle of winds -- Cannibal island -- Circe -- Enchanted enchantress -- Gods and goddesses -- Land of the dead -- Sirens -- Scylla and charybdis -- Calypo's island -- Nausicaa -- Homecoming -- Odysseus's revenge -- Husband and wife -- Odysseus's voyage.
Summary, etc.:
A retelling of Homer's epic that describes the wanderings of Odysseus after the fall of Troy. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story.
Subject: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character) > Juvenile literature.
Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Mythology, Greek.

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