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The Resource The winged girl of Knossos, Erick Berry ; illustrations by the author ; with an appreciation by Betsy Bird

The winged girl of Knossos, Erick Berry ; illustrations by the author ; with an appreciation by Betsy Bird

Label
The winged girl of Knossos
Title
The winged girl of Knossos
Statement of responsibility
Erick Berry ; illustrations by the author ; with an appreciation by Betsy Bird
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In ancient Crete, the legendary Daedalos works to perfect the gliders he is inventing, in which his courageous daughter loves to fly but their countrymen believe the wings are black magic. In an exciting escalation that puts a new twist on the myths of both Theseus and Icarus, father and daughter must flee for their lives
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1892-1974
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Berry, Erick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For middle to upper primary school age
Literary form
novels
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Bird, Betsy
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  • Theseus
  • Icarus (Greek mythology)
  • Magic
  • Gliders (Aeronautics)
  • Inventors
  • Knossos (Extinct city)
  • Crete (Greece)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The winged girl of Knossos, Erick Berry ; illustrations by the author ; with an appreciation by Betsy Bird
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p225961168
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Paul Dry Books edition.
Extent
220 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781589881204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The winged girl of Knossos, Erick Berry ; illustrations by the author ; with an appreciation by Betsy Bird
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p225961168
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Paul Dry Books edition.
Extent
220 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781589881204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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