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The Resource Alcestis, Katharine Beutner

Alcestis, Katharine Beutner

Label
Alcestis
Title
Alcestis
Statement of responsibility
Katharine Beutner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this vivid reimagining of a classical Greek myth, the eponymous Greek heroine Alcetis, known as the good wife because she loved her husband so much that she died to save his life, tells about her childhood, her marriage to the young king of Pherae, and what happened during the three days she spent in the underworld before being rescued by Heracles. Set in the world of Mycenaean Greece
Summary
In this vivid reimagining of a classical Greek myth, the eponymous Greek heroine Alcetis, known as the good wife because she loved her husband so much that she died to save his life, tells about her childhood, her marriage to the young king of Pherae, and what happened during the three days she spent in the underworld before being rescued by Heracles. Set in the world of Mycenaean Greece
Theme
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
338768
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beutner, Katharine
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Alcestis (Greek mythology)
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Greece
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Alcestis, Katharine Beutner
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn318877182
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 292 p.
Isbn
9781569476178
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009031249
System control number
(OCoLC)318877182
Label
Alcestis, Katharine Beutner
Link
Publication
Control code
ocn318877182
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 292 p.
Isbn
9781569476178
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009031249
System control number
(OCoLC)318877182

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