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The Epic of Gilgamesh

McCaughrean, Geraldine (Book - 2003 )
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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.
Authors: McCaughrean, Geraldine
Title: The epic of Gilgamesh
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, c2003
Characteristics: 95 p. :,ill. ;,27 cm
Statement of Responsibility: retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by David Parkins
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.
Additional Contributors: Parkins, David
Alternate Title: Gilgamesh the hero
ISBN: 0802852629
Branch Call Number: j 398.21 M123e 2003
Subject Headings: Gilgamesh Adaptations Gilgamesh Juvenile literature Folklore Iraq Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Folklore
LCCN: 2003001086
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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.

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.

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.


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