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The Resource The epic of Gilgamesh, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins

The epic of Gilgamesh, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins

Label
The epic of Gilgamesh
Title
The epic of Gilgamesh
Statement of responsibility
retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins
Title variation
Gilgamesh the hero
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling, based on seventh-century B.C. Assyrian clay tablets, of the wanderings and adventures of the god king, Gilgamesh, who ruled in ancient Mesopotamia (now Iraq) in about 2700 B.C., and of his faithful companion, Enkidu
Summary
A retelling, based on seventh-century B.C. Assyrian clay tablets, of the wanderings and adventures of the god king, Gilgamesh, who ruled in ancient Mesopotamia (now Iraq) in about 2700 B.C., and of his faithful companion, Enkidu
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121890
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
398.2/09567/02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9 and up
LC call number
PZ8.1.M144
LC item number
Gi 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parkins, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gilgamesh
  • Gilgamesh
  • Gilgamesh
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Iraq
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The epic of Gilgamesh, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heaven sent -- Tamed by a kiss -- Do or die -- Marry me -- Death -- Afraid of nothing -- Give up -- Faraway -- The bread of sorrow -- The plant of life -- Home -- The twelfth tablet
Control code
ocm51818744
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780802852625
Lccn
2003001086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51818744
Label
The epic of Gilgamesh, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heaven sent -- Tamed by a kiss -- Do or die -- Marry me -- Death -- Afraid of nothing -- Give up -- Faraway -- The bread of sorrow -- The plant of life -- Home -- The twelfth tablet
Control code
ocm51818744
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780802852625
Lccn
2003001086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51818744

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