The odyssey
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Published:
Hauppauge, NY : Barrons, 2009.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed. for North America.
Physical Desc:
48 pages : chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 27 cm.
Rating:
5
Status:
Haynes Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
822 MAC
Description
In the Graphic Classics version of this great epic by Western civilization's first immortal poet, the Greek hero Odysseus returns home from the Trojan War. His lengthy sea voyage is marked by a series of dangerous, often fantastic adventures, which also make exciting reading. Graphic Classics are graphic novel versions of immortal novels and plays, presented in a way to help make great literary works accessible to students, and encourage boys and girls to discover the joy of reading the masterworks in their original form. Titles in this series tell absorbing, fast-paced stories dramatized with high-quality color illustrations. Each Graphic Classics title includes a thumbnail biography of the author, a list of his or her important works, a timeline of historic events that helped inspire the story, general notes, and an index. Graphic Classics titles are available in both paperback and hardcover editions.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Haynes Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
822 MAC
On Shelf
More Like This
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780764142765, 0764142763 :, 9780764162435

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Description
Recounts, in graphic novel format, the adventures of the Greek hero Odysseus, who helped defeat the Trojans and who, after encountering the Sirens, the cyclops Polyphemus, and Circe the enchantress, finally returns home to Ithaca.
Target Audience
5,Perma-Bound Books.
Target Audience
7-12,Perma-Bound Books.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Macdonald, F., Li, S., & Homer. (2009). The odyssey. 1st ed. for North America. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Macdonald, Fiona, 1958-, Sidong, Li and Homer. 2009. The Odyssey. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Macdonald, Fiona, 1958-, Sidong, Li and Homer, The Odyssey. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Macdonald, Fiona, Sidong Li, and Homer. The Odyssey. 1st ed. for North America. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons, 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
1a041885-09dd-9b8f-02ab-13206c307424
Go To GroupedWorkView in Staff Client
Last File Modification TimeDec 19, 2017 12:12:18 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeDec 19, 2017 12:12:18 AM

MARC Record

LEADER01546nam a2200397 a 4500
003IJPBB
00520120928115752.0
008091022s2009    nyuab         001 1 eng  
010 |a  2008939081
020 |a 9780764142765
020 |a 0764142763 :|c $13.25
020 |a 9780764162435
039 |a 378636|c TLC
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d DLC|d IJPBB
05000|a PN6727.M33|b Od 2009
08200|a 741.5|2 22
092 |a 741.5/Mac
1001 |a Macdonald, Fiona,|d 1958-
24514|a The odyssey /|c Homer ; illustrated by Li Sidong ; retold by Fiona Macdonald.
250 |a 1st ed. for North America.
260 |a Hauppauge, NY :|b Barrons,|c 2009.
300 |a 48 p. :|b chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), maps ;|c 27 cm.
4900 |a Graphic classics
500 |a Includes index.
520 |a Recounts, in graphic novel format, the adventures of the Greek hero Odysseus, who helped defeat the Trojans and who, after encountering the Sirens, the cyclops Polyphemus, and Circe the enchantress, finally returns home to Ithaca.
5218 |a 5|b Perma-Bound Books.
5212 |a 7-12|b Perma-Bound Books.
650 1|a Odysseus (Greek mythology).|v Comic books, strips, etc.|v Fiction.
7001 |a Li, Sidong,|e ill.
7000 |a Homer.|t Odyssey.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
908 |a  2008939081
910 |a CARL0000595931
949 |b P00387325|c 822 MAC|h 4D400|j 4D400|l YNF|m SBK|s S|p 20.00|w 3|x 20120928|t 20130823|q CNV|r CNV|v 0|y 20170701|z 1
998 4|a LDR0905 20170614000231 NSCH |b LDR0905 20170614000231 NSCH