The Children"s Homer
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The Children"s Homer the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy. by Padraic Colum

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAdventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy.
StatementIllustrated by Willy Pogany.
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p.
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23249445M

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  A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey Addeddate Bookplateleaf 4 Pages: The Children's Homer book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Travel back to a mythical time when Achilles, aided by the go /5. Download The Childrens Homer in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. The Childrens Homer Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. Padraic Colum (–) was a poet, a playwright, and a leader of the Irish Renaissance, but he is best known for his works for children, including The Children Released on: Septem

Title- The Children's Homer Author-Padraic ColumRecommended ages-Upper Elementary/middle gradesSynopsis-In this children's version, the story begins by following Telemachus who is looking for his father Odysseus who left for the Trojan War twenty years ago and never returned, although the war ended ten years Part One Telemachus visits the famed Helen of Sparta for whom the war was. The Children's Homer - by Padraic Colum |This book has for generations answered the need for a readable and fascinating introduction to Homer. So well written it can be used by middle to upper grades or read-aloud to younger students.| Beautiful Feet Books.   Colum wrote “The Children’s Homer” or “The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy” in as a retelling of Homer’s epic poems, the “Iliad” and /5(24).   The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy audiobook by Padraic Colum ()

This is a list of principal characters in Homer 's Iliad and Odyssey. Achilles (Ἀχιλλεύς), the leader of the Myrmidons (Μυρμιδόνες), son of Peleus and Thetis, and the principal Greek champion whose anger is one of the main elements of the story. Agamemnon (Ἀγαμέμνων), King of Mycenae, supreme commander of the. Start studying Children's Homer Characters. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The Childrens Homer: Part 1. STUDY. PLAY. Chose a few words to describe Odysseus from what other characters in the book say. brave, courageous, kind, and noble. What are the wooers doing at the house of Odysseus? Trying to win Penelope's heart. Who won't Penelope remarry?   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy by Padraic Colum, J , Aladdin edition, Paperback in English The Children's Homer/5(2).