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Theseus and the Minotaur

Author: Warwick Hutton
Publisher: New York : M.K. McElderry Books, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Every nine years, the people of ancient Athens were forced to send seven young men and seven maidens as tribute to Minos, king of Crete, or he would destroy their city. The young people were given to the Minotaur, Minos's monstrous son, who was half man, half bull. How Theseus, the king of Athens' son, risked his life to save the young tributes and to slay the Minotaur is one of the great classic Greek myths.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hutton, Warwick.
Theseus and the Minotaur.
New York : M.K. McElderry Books, ©1989
(OCoLC)609058658
Named Person: Theseus, King of Athens; Theseus, King of Athens.; Theseus, King of Athens.
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Warwick Hutton
ISBN: 9780689504730 068950473X
OCLC Number: 19128833
Target Audience: Grades 2-5.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: retold and illustrated by Warwick Hutton.

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With luminous watercolor paintings and a straightforward text, here is a retelling, in picture-book form, of one of the great classic Greek myths. Full-color illustrations.  Read more...

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