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Product Description: Follow Odysseus as he hides in the Trojan horse and retakes Troy, fights the Cyclops, or fights enslavement by the sorceress Circe. In MYTHOLOGY OF THE ILIAD AND THE ODYSSEY, author Karen Bornemann Spies details the heroic adventures in both the Iliad and the Odyssey, and includes informative interpretation and expert commentary, as well as a Question and Answer section...read more

Paperback:

9780766061736 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: Follow Odysseus as he hides in the Trojan horse and retakes Troy, fights the Cyclops, or fights enslavement by the sorceress Circe.

Library:

9780766061729 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: Follow Odysseus as he hides in the Trojan horse and retakes Troy, fights the Cyclops, or fights enslavement by the sorceress Circe.

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Product Description: This high interest/low vocabulary retelling of The Iliad introduces young readers to Homer's thrilling epic tale. Set during the siege of Troy, and complete with duels, battles, larger-than-life characters like Achilles, and the famed Greek gods, The Iliad is truly the ultimate adventure story...read more
By Eric Freeberg (illustrator) and Kathleen Olmstead (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9781454906124 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, January 7, 2014, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: This high interest/low vocabulary retelling of The Iliad introduces young readers to Homer's thrilling epic tale.

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Product Description: Achilles was a legendary warrior of ancient Greece. When Paris, the Trojan prince, kidnapped the beautiful Helen, the Greek armies joined together under the great king Agamemnon to bring her back. The Achaean Greeks would fight the Trojans for 10 years...read more

Paperback:

9781477762417 | Powerkids Pr, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.60 | About this edition: Achilles was a legendary warrior of ancient Greece.

Library:

9781477762400 | Powerkids Pr, January 1, 2014, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Achilles was a legendary warrior of ancient Greece.

By Nick Spender (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781433975080 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.15

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Product Description: On the fields of battle, no man could match the part-god Achilles. However, he let others lead the Greeks during the Trojan War when he felt dishonored by Agamemnononly vengeance could bring this mythical hero back to fight. With accessible content and action-packed illustrations, this graphic novel launches readers into the epic battle scenes that follow Achilles bloody return to war outside the walls of Troy...read more

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9781433975073 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: On the fields of battle, no man could match the part-god Achilles.

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Product Description: Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece. So when Prince Paris claims Helen from a Greek king and Troy declares war, everyone knows that Achilles will be vital to the Greek cause. With the help of the gods, can young Achilles lead his fellow countrymen to victory against the Trojans...read more
By Carole Henaff (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781846868009, titled "The Adventures of Achilles" | Barefoot Books, October 1, 2012, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece.
9781846868016 | Gardners Books, July 1, 2012, cover price $13.10 | About this edition: Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece.

School and Library:

9781846864209, titled "The Adventures of Achilles" | Rei/com edition (Barefoot Books, October 1, 2012), cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece.

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Product Description: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy is the glorious saga of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus. based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. Padraic Colum's retelling of Homer's classic epics for children is still considered by many to be the finest introduction young readers will ever have to Homer...read more

Hardcover:

9781421964492, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus And the Tale of Troy" | Indypublish.Com, January 30, 2006, cover price $41.99

Paperback:

9781434417510, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Gardners Books, October 1, 2011, cover price $16.90
9781604500233, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tale of Troy: Homer's Great Epics, Rewritten for Children" | Arc Manor, September 30, 2007, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: "Unequaled" Rewriting of Homer for Children.
9781421964508, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus And the Tale of Troy" | Indypublish.Com, January 30, 2006, cover price $35.99
9780486434551, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Dover Pubns, March 19, 2004, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
9780819612786, titled "The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Biblo-Moser, December 1, 1993, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Travel back to a mythical time when Achilles, aided by the gods, waged war against the Trojans.
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CD/Spoken Word:

9781584722977 | Unabridged edition (In Audio, December 1, 2003), cover price $52.00 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781584722984 | Com/pap un edition (In Audio, December 1, 2003), cover price $68.00 | About this edition: This book is a replica of the original from the collections of The New York Public Library; it was produced from digital images created by The New York Public Library and its partners as part of their preservation efforts.
9781584725305 | Mp3 una edition (In Audio, December 1, 2003), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781584722960 | Unabridged edition (In Audio, June 30, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book is a replica of the original from the collections of The New York Public Library; it was produced from digital images created by The New York Public Library and its partners as part of their preservation efforts.
9781584721550 | Unabridged edition (Commuters Library, January 1, 2002), cover price $61.00 | About this edition: This book is a replica of the original from the collections of The New York Public Library; it was produced from digital images created by The New York Public Library and its partners as part of their preservation efforts.

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Product Description: When Achilles was born, the Fates—the three female deities who shaped people’s lives—announced that his destiny would be tied to that of Troy. Son of the nymph Thetis and Peleus, king of the Myrmidons, the fiercest warriors in all of Greece, Achilles was raised by the centaur Chiron, who taught the boy fighting skills and imbued him with a strong sense of honor...read more

Hardcover:

9781606060858 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, September 6, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: When Achilles was born, the Fates—the three female deities who shaped people’s lives—announced that his destiny would be tied to that of Troy.

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Product Description: [Read by Robert Whitfield -- aka -- Simon Vance] Padraic Colum's classic retelling combines the immortal stories from Homer's Iliad and Odyssey into one glorious saga of heroism and magical adventure. Come voyage to ancient Greece with Achilles who, guided by the gods, seeks vengeance on the Trojans...read more

Paperback:

9781463546144, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Createspace Independent Pub, May 30, 2011, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: This beautifully written book by the famous Irish poet should be read by, or to, every child to give them an introduction to the most important work (Not including Religion) ever composed.
9780689868832, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Aladdin Paperbacks, July 1, 2004, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
9780020425205, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, September 1, 1982), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441759887, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, June 1, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Robert Whitfield -- aka -- Simon Vance] Padraic Colum's classic retelling combines the immortal stories from Homer's Iliad and Odyssey into one glorious saga of heroism and magical adventure.

School and Library:

9780027231502, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Atheneum, June 1, 1968, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The Iliad and the Odyssey are retold as one continuous narrative

Reinforced:

9780606171212, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Demco Media, June 1, 1982, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

Prebinding:

9781417630417, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus And the Tale of Troy" | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
9780808572855, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.75 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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Product Description: Achilles was a powerful Greek warrior and hero famed for his swift-footedness. His mother, the sea goddess Thetis, tried to make him immortal, but one spot his heel was vulnerable. His role in the Trojan War was the center of Homer s The Iliad in fact, it was prophesied that the Greeks couldn t win the war without him...read more

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9781584157069 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, September 15, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Achilles was a powerful Greek warrior and hero famed for his swift-footedness.

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Product Description: Achilles was the greatest soldier of Sparta. In the end, he was defeated by a single arrow. Find out how in this brilliantly illustrated Greek myth. Short Tales is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Publishing Group. Grades 1-4.
By Christopher E. Long (adapted by)

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9781602701335 | Abdo Group, January 1, 2008, cover price $24.21 | About this edition: Achilles was the greatest soldier of Sparta.

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Product Description: Provides an introduction to Achilles and his place in Greek mythology, including his connection with the Trojan War and such figures as Athena and Apollo.

Paperback:

9780736847117 | Bridgestone Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to Achilles and his place in Greek mythology, including his connection with the Trojan War and such figures as Athena and Apollo.

Library:

9780736826600 | Bridgestone Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $23.32 | About this edition: An introduction to the character of Achilles and his importance in Greek mythology.

A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. (view table of contents)

Library:

9780766015616 | Enslow Pub Inc, June 1, 2002, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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Product Description: It is the tenth year of the siege of Troy, and no one knows who will win. The gods watch from Mount Olympus and fight, too, some for the Greeks and some for the Trojans. There are battles and quarrels, and Achilles--the greatest warrior among the Greeks--refuses to fight any longer...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780192750747 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2000), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: It is the tenth year of the siege of Troy, and no one knows who will win.

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Complete with brilliant, full-color illustrations, Homer's epic tales of adventure, courage, love, and survival are retold for young audiences.
By Padraic Colum, Homer and Barry Moser (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780688145880 | William Morrow & Co, June 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus

The story of the Trojan War is retold from the abduction of Helen, to the revenge of Achilles and Odysseus's cunning idea for the Trojan horse

Hardcover:

9780192745170, titled "Iliad of Homer" | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1980, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A prose version of the tale of Troy, based on the Iliad.
9780809830329, titled "Iliad of Homer" | Random House Childrens Books, cover price $6.95

Paperback:

9780192741479 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1991), cover price $12.95 | also contains Werewolves, Magical Hounds, and Dog-Headed Men in Celtic Literature: A Typological Study of Shape-Shifting | About this edition: A prose version of the tale of Troy, based on the Iliad.

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After an unsuccessful ten-year siege of Troy, Odysseus, one of the leaders of the Greeks devises a crafty plan to invade the city using a wooden horse
By Hal Frenck (illustrator), Homer and I. M. Richardson

Paperback:

9780816700585 | Troll Communications Llc, August 1, 1984, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A retelling of how the Greeks overcame the Trojans with the aid of a wooden horse.

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After an unsuccessful ten-year siege of Troy, Odysseus, one of the leaders of the Greeks devises a crafty plan to invade the city using a wooden horse
By Hal Frenck (illustrator), Homer and I. M. Richardson

School and Library:

9780816700578 | Troll Communications Llc, February 1, 1984, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: A retelling of how the Greeks overcame the Trojans with the aid of a wooden horse.

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