The Resource Hercules

Hercules

Label
Hercules
Title
Hercules
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Evslin ; illustrated by Jos. A. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Greek mythology's mightiest hero faces the world's most fearsome beasts, monsters, and demons. Hercules, the son of Zeus and a mortal woman, was the greatest of the Greek heroes and the strongest man on earth. Three times as big as his fully mortal twin, and imbued with extraordinary courage and ingenuity, Hercules began his remarkable feats while still in the cradle. Zeus's wife, the goddess Hera, jealously schemed to kill Hercules, but the resourceful half-man, half-god escaped her traps and accomplished seemingly impossible tasks. Renowned mythologist Bernard Evslin recounts the famous twelve labors of Hercules, as the warrior tries to break Hera's curse by facing down the Nemean Lion, killing the many-headed Hydra, outwitting the giant Anteus, and more
Member of
Summary
Retells the adventures of the demi-god Hercules as he struggles to accomplish seemingly impossible tasks
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
205130
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evslin, Bernard
Dewey number
939.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Joseph A.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Hercules
  • Trojan War
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hercules
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11561621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453264478
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11561621
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11561621
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Hercules
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11561621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453264478
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11561621
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11561621
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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