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Tales Of Ancient Civilizations

Retold Timeless Classics (Cover-to-Cover Books)

by Karen Berg Douglas

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Published by Perfection Learning (Sd) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science - Folklore & Mythology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Folklore,
  • Tales,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichael A. Aspengren (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11143426M
    ISBN 100789150662
    ISBN 109780789150660
    OCLC/WorldCa43809916

    by Deborah Norse Lattimore HarperTrophy, May, Trade Paperback, 64 pages. ISBN: Ages Deborah Norse Lattimore, who comes from a family whose hobby was archeology, has written a little book that will bring the world of ancient civilizations into the world of the twenty-first century child and make it seem familiar and believable.   Will Durant, who is more known for his multi-volume Story of Civilization books of which this is a part, explores all aspects of the greatest empire ever, from its government to its culture, its.

    Winged Cat: And Other Tales of Ancient Civilization by Lattimore, Deborah Nourse and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Winged Cat: and Other Tales of Ancient Civilizations by Lattimore, Deborah Nourse - AbeBooks. In this beautifuly designed and illustrated book the mythologies of the ancient civilizations of the world are related in very readable fashion, capturing just the right amount of drama to create the feeling of reading a novel. There is a major emphasis on drawings and paintings of all eras that either directly reference particular myths or use 5/5(1).

    For you and each person who will read this book with an open mind, that can change. Because for over 30 years now, I have been carefully tracing, finding, sleuthing the truth. I started by investigating the origins of ancient civilizations: Their builders, their myths, their legends. Get this from a library! Mythology: tales of ancient civilizations. [Timothy Roland Roberts; Morgan J Roberts; Brian P Katz] -- "Greek, Roman, Norse, Celtic, Indian.


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