The Resource Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad, Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee

Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad, Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee

Label
Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad
Title
Black ships before Troy
Title remainder
the story of The Iliad
Statement of responsibility
Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee
Creator
Contributor
Adapter
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Kate Greenaway Medal, 1993.
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099838
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sutcliff, Rosemary
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1240
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Alan
  • Homer
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True
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  • Trojan War
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Children's stories
  • Troy (Extinct city)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the Iliad
Label
Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad, Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in London by Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781847809957
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad, Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in London by Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781847809957
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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