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The adventures of Perseus

Author: Peter Hepplewhite; Mark Bergin
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Picture Window Books, 2005.
Series: Ancient myths.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retelling of the Greek myth describing the life of the hero Perseus. Abandoned at birth, but miraculously rescued, Perseus must protect his mother from the wicked King Polydectes. On his journey he will face toothless witches, an angry giant, a terrible sea monster, and the terrifying Gorgon Medusa. Dare you follow?
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hepplewhite; Mark Bergin
ISBN: 1404809015 9781404809017
OCLC Number: 54960880
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, map ; 27 cm.
Contents: The world of ancient mythology --
Introduction --
The birth of Perseus --
Rescued! --
Polydectes issues a challenge --
A little help from the gods --
The all-seeing eye --
The Stygian nymphs --
Perseus faces Medusa --
The curse of Atlas --
Andromeda and the sea monster --
The jealousy of Agenor --
Perseus rescues his mother --
The death of Acrisius.
Series Title: Ancient myths.
Responsibility: written by Peter Hepplewhite ; illustrated by Mark Bergin ; created and designed by David Salariya.
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Retelling of the Greek myth describing the life of the hero Perseus. Abandoned at birth, but miraculously rescued, Perseus must protect his mother from the wicked King Polydectes. On his journey he will face toothless witches, an angry giant, a terrible sea monster, and the terrifying Gorgon Medusa. Dare you follow?

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