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Black ships before Troy : the story of the Iliad

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff; Alan Lee
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, 2004, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Sutcliff; Alan Lee
ISBN: 1845073592 9781845073596
OCLC Number: 156934896
Awards: Kate Greenaway Medal winner, 1993.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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.
Responsibility: Rosemary Sutcliff ; illustrated by Alan Lee.

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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.

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