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Roman myths

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean; Emma Chichester Clark
Publisher: New York : Margaret McElderry Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Retellings of fifteen Roman myths chronicling the exploits and adventures of Venus, Aeneas, Romulus and Remus, Diana, and others.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine McCaughrean; Emma Chichester Clark
ISBN: 0689838220 9780689838224
OCLC Number: 43953912
Description: 93 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: The Olympians --
Chains of love: Vulcan tames his wife, Venus --
Dreams of destiny: Aeneas sets out to found an empire --
To Hell and back: Aeneas in the underworld --
Romulus and Remus: Twin boys who founded Rome --
Stolen wives: The story of the Sabine women --
A wild-goose chase: Story of Philemon and Baucis --
Liber-ality: How Rome received its most prized blessing --
Kissed by the moon: Story of Diana and Endymion --
Man who cut down trees: Erisychthon pays a terrible price --
Telltale tit: Love story of Mercury and Lara --
Burning the books: Sibyl and her prophecies --
Little old boy: Tages shares his great knowledge --
Shot in the dark: Orion, Diana and Apollo's spite --
Guardian geese: Night the Gauls attacked --
Gods and goddesses of Rome --
Notes about the stories.
Responsibility: retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
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Retellings of fifteen Roman myths chronicling the exploits and adventures of Venus, Aeneas, Romulus and Remus, Diana, and others.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-29) Good Permalink

     Nicely illustrated, in color, easy to read Roman Myths. Students will enjoy the stories. Recommend it to teachers, students 5 - 9, as well as parents.

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