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Thirty more famous stories retold

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Yesterday's Classics, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 1599150085 9781599150086
OCLC Number: 141189150
Notes: Originally published: American Book Co., 1905.
Description: 221 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Columbus and the egg --
"Upon a peak in Darien" : first story --
"Upon a peak in Darien" : second story --
The fountain of youth --
"Eureka!" --
Galileo and the lamps --
Sir Isaac Newton and the apple --
The first printer --
John Gutenberg and the voices --
James Watt and the teakettle --
Dr. Johnson and his father --
Webster and the woodchuck --
Friar Bacon and the brazen head --
"As rich as Crœsus" --
The Gordian knot --
Why Alexander wept --
King Richard and Blondel --
King John and Prince Arthur --
King John and the Magna Charta --
Frederick Barbarossa --
The man in the iron mask --
The fall of Troy --
Penelope's web --
How Rome was founded --
How Decius Mus saved Rome --
"Delenda est Carthago!" --
Hannibal, the hero of Carthage --
Crossing the Rubicon --
The white-headed Zal --
Peter Klaus the goatherd.
Responsibility: by James Baldwin.

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