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In search of a homeland : the story of the Aeneid

Author: Penelope Lively; Ian Andrew; Virgil.
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This retelling of Virgil's great story The Aeneid sees Aeneas flee from the sacked city of Troy with a daunting mission: to find a new homeland for his people.

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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Aeneas, (Legendary character); Aeneas, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penelope Lively; Ian Andrew; Virgil.
ISBN: 9781845077921 184507792X
OCLC Number: 156891432
Notes: Originally published: 2001.
Based on the work by Virgil.
Description: 120 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 28 cm
Contents: Prologue ---
The fall of Troy ---
The wandering of Aeneas ---
A storm and a welcome ---
Dido and Aeneas ---
The funeral games ---
Descent into the Underworld ---
The flames of war ---
The future foretold ---
Nisus and Euryalus ---
Camilla ---
The Death of Turnus ---
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Penelope Lively ; illustrated by Ian Andrew.

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