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The Resource Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey

Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey

Label
Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey
Title
Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey
Title variation
Tales from The odyssey audio collection
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The one-eyed giant: When Odysseus leaves his home to fight in the Trojan War, he never imagines that he'll be away from his family for so many years. Now he is leading his men across the seas. Among the dangers that await them is Polyphemus, the one-eyed giant. The land of the dead: The curse of Polyphemus plagues them at every turn while Odysseus and his men face giant cannibals and outwit a beautiful witch, who reveals Odysseus's next challenge-- a journey to the mysterious and feared land of the dead. Sirens and sea monsters: Odysseus and his men have returned from the terrifying Land of the Dead. Despite warnings and advice from the ghost of the prophet Tiresias, Odysseus is determined to finally sail home to Ithaca. But Circe tells him the Greeks will face even more horrors on their journey, including an encounter with Scylla, the six-headed monster, and Charybdis, the deadly whirlpool. The gray-eyed goddess: Odysseus is trapped on the island of the sea goddess, Calypso. Calypso wants him to forget his wife and son and marry her, but he is determined to return home. Back in Ithaca, Odysseus' wife, Penelope, and son, Telemachus, desperately fend off suitors who want to marry Penelope in order to take control of Odysseus' island. Return to Ithaca: Retells part of Homer's Odyssey in which Odysseus, with the help of the goddess Athena, plans to get revenge on those who have plagued his wife and son during his absence. The final battle: With the help of the grey-eyed goddess, Athena, Odysseus and his son must set out to regain control of Ithaca
Cataloging source
VAK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Osborne, Mary Pope
Credits note
Produced and directed by Maurice Leitch
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Performed by James Simmons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simmons, James
  • Osborne, Mary Pope
  • Osborne, Mary Pope
  • Osborne, Mary Pope
  • Osbonre, Mary Pope
  • Osborne, Mary Pope
  • Osborne, Mary Pope
  • Homer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Odysseus
  • Mythology, Greek
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The one-eyed giant
  • Land of the dead
  • Sirens and the sea monster
  • The gray-eyed goddess
  • Return to Ithaca
  • The final battle
Control code
1068880
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061254574
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UACD 5551(7)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1068880
  • (Sirsi) 1068880
  • (OCoLC)123989313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Mary Pope Osborne's Tales from the odyssey
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The one-eyed giant
  • Land of the dead
  • Sirens and the sea monster
  • The gray-eyed goddess
  • Return to Ithaca
  • The final battle
Control code
1068880
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061254574
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UACD 5551(7)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1068880
  • (Sirsi) 1068880
  • (OCoLC)123989313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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