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The Resource Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit

Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit

Label
Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge
Title
Treasury of Norse mythology
Title remainder
stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge
Statement of responsibility
by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of gods, goddesses, heroes and monsters come to life in a stunning tableau of Norse myths, including those of the thunder god Thor, the one-eyed god and Allfather Odin, and the trickster god Loki. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Scandinavia. This book is the third in the trilogy that includes the popular National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology and National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Napoli, Donna Jo
Dewey number
398.209368
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
BL860
LC item number
.N25 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Balit, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Gods, Norse
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index
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
Contents
Introduction -- Note on Norse Names -- Creation -- The Cosmos -- The Gods Clash -- Odin's Quest -- Loki's Monstrous Children -- Wagers & Treasures -- Shape-Shifters -- Heimdall's Many Children -- Freyja's Shame -- Thor's Hammer -- Thor the Greedy -- Idunn's Apples -- Skadi & Njord -- Frey & Gerd -- Death by Blunder -- The Gods Take Vengeance -- Kvasir's Enduring Poetry -- Destruction -- Afterword -- Map of the Ancient Norse World -- Time Lines of Norse History -- Cast of Characters -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1624182
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781426320989
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015013321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1624182
  • (OCoLC)907132952
Label
Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index
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
Contents
Introduction -- Note on Norse Names -- Creation -- The Cosmos -- The Gods Clash -- Odin's Quest -- Loki's Monstrous Children -- Wagers & Treasures -- Shape-Shifters -- Heimdall's Many Children -- Freyja's Shame -- Thor's Hammer -- Thor the Greedy -- Idunn's Apples -- Skadi & Njord -- Frey & Gerd -- Death by Blunder -- The Gods Take Vengeance -- Kvasir's Enduring Poetry -- Destruction -- Afterword -- Map of the Ancient Norse World -- Time Lines of Norse History -- Cast of Characters -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1624182
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781426320989
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015013321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1624182
  • (OCoLC)907132952

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