Black Ships Before Troy

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
ISBN: 9781847809964
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Frances Lincoln is proud to reintroduce the Greenaway award-winning Black Ships Before Troy. Here is Homer's epic poem The Iliad, brought to life by Rosemary Sutcliff with all the skill of a master storyteller. Alan Lee's dramatic cover image hauntingly recreates the age of heroes in this introduction to the Greek classics—a book that should become part of every childhood.

Black Ships Before Troy

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 9780385909358
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Retells the story of the Trojan War, from the quarrel for the golden apple, and the flight of Helen with Paris, to the destruction of Troy.

Black Ships Before Troy

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 055349483X
Size: 60.46 MB
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Retells the story of the Trojan War, from the quarrel for the golden apple, and the flight of Helen with Paris, to the destruction of Troy.

The Wanderings Of Odysseus

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 0553494821
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Presents a retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War.

Tales Of The Trojan War

Author: Kamini Khanduri
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1409585654
Size: 10.99 MB
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"This means war!" yells King Menelaus when he finds out that his wife has sailed away in the dead of night with a Trojan prince. Follow the epic struggle of the great Greek heroes as they seek their revenge on Troy with an army of 100,000 men. Full of action, adventure and suspense, these fast-moving stories have been retold for today's readers in a way that is guaranteed to bring the Greek myths to life.

In Search Of A Homeland

Author: Penelope Lively
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
ISBN: 9781845077921
Size: 11.11 MB
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Aeneas flees from the sacked city of Troy, entrusted by his goddess-mother Venus with a daunting mission: to find a new homeland for his people. Over 2000 years after Virgil wrote his epic The Aeneid, Penelope Lively retells Aeneas' story with pace poignancy and drama, while Ian Andrew's illustrations bring the characters beautifully to life. Together they create an introduction to The Aeneid which takes its place alongside Rosemary Sutcliff's classic retellings of Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey. The book includes a Latin pronunciation guide and a map of Aeneas' long, arduous, death-defying journey.

The Iliad

Author: Diego Agrimbau
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1496555783
Size: 31.16 MB
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After ten years of siege by Greek forces, the walls of Troy remain intact. Only the intervention of the greatest warrior of all time, Achilles, can tilt the balance in favor of the invaders. On the Trojan side, Prince Hector is the only one who can face him. This is the story of the greatest war of all time. The war that brought all the heroes of ancient Greece together and turned them into immortal legends. It is the war that made the gods of Olympus face each other, due to their envy and vanity. This is the Trojan War.