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Author Sutcliff, Rosemary, adapter.
Title Black ships before Troy : the story of The Iliad / Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee.
Pub Info London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2017.
book jacket
 Vineyard Haven Children's  J 883 SUT     AVAILABLE
Descript 128 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
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Note Originally published in London by Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 1993.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Golden apple -- Ship-gathering -- Quarrel with the high king -- Single combat -- Women of Troy -- High king's embassy -- Horses of King Rhesus -- Red rain -- Battle for the ships -- Armor of Achilles -- Vengeance for Patroclus -- Funeral games -- Ransom for Hector -- Luck of Troy -- Warrior women -- Death of Achilles -- Poisoned arrow -- Wooden horse -- Fall of Troy.
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.
Subject Trojan War -- Juvenile literature.
Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literature.
Adventure and adventurers.
Genre Adaptations.
Add Author Lee, Alan, illustrator.
Adaptation of (work): Homer. Iliad.
ISBN 1847809952
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