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The odyssey : a graphic novel

Author: Gareth Hinds; Homer.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Adaptations Comic books, strips, etc
Juvenile fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Adaptations
Fiction
Named Person: Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Homer.; Homer.
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth Hinds; Homer.
ISBN: 9780763642662 0763642665 9780763642686 0763642681
OCLC Number: 502029773
Notes: "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt flap.
Hinds used the following translations in writing his book: Robert Fitzgerald, Robert Fagles, Samuel Butler, E.V. Rieu, and Rodney Merrill.
Description: 248 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: by Gareth Hinds.

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Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.

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