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The Resource The Iliad, retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer

The Iliad, retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer

Label
The Iliad
Title
The Iliad
Statement of responsibility
retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Title variation
Illiad
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Gillian Cross's fine retelling of Homer's epic story captures all the heroism and savagery of war and shows why the 'Iliad' has been called the first tragedy and the greatest literary achievement of Greek civilization"--Front jacket flap
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cross, Gillian
Dewey number
883/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
LC call number
  • PA4025.Z4
  • PZ8.1.C8834
LC item number
  • C76 2015
  • Il 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Packer, Neil
  • Homer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Heroes
  • Troy (Extinct city)
  • Kings and rulers
  • Achilles
  • Battles
  • Deception
  • Gods
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Iliad, retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The golden apple -- The quarrel -- Inside the walls of Troy -- Single combat -- Paris makes an offer and the Greeks make a wall -- Greeks on the run -- Pleading with Achilles -- Spies -- Disaster for the Greeks -- The gods interfere -- Patroclus in disguise -- Patroclus meets his fate -- The wonderful armor -- Achilles goes into battle -- The gods join in -- Fighting the river -- Hector's last stand -- Honor and dishonor -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn900179874
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780763678326
Lccn
2014952487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)900179874
Label
The Iliad, retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The golden apple -- The quarrel -- Inside the walls of Troy -- Single combat -- Paris makes an offer and the Greeks make a wall -- Greeks on the run -- Pleading with Achilles -- Spies -- Disaster for the Greeks -- The gods interfere -- Patroclus in disguise -- Patroclus meets his fate -- The wonderful armor -- Achilles goes into battle -- The gods join in -- Fighting the river -- Hector's last stand -- Honor and dishonor -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn900179874
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780763678326
Lccn
2014952487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)900179874

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