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Gilgamesh the king

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Publisher:
Tundra Books,
Pub. Date:
c1992.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.2 - AR Pts: 0.5
Description
Gilgamesh, half-god and half-man, in his loneliness and isolation becomes a cruel tyrant over the citizens of Uruk. To impress them forever he orders a great wall to be built, driving his people to exhaustion and despair so that they cry to the Sun God for help. In answer, another kind of man, Enkidu, is sent to earth to live among the animals and learn kindness from them. He falls in love with Shamhat, a singer from the temple, and he follows her back to Uruk. There, Enkidu, the "uncivilized" beast from the forest, shows the evil Gilgamesh through friendship what it means to be human.
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ISBN:
9780887762833
9781413127911
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.2, 0.5 Points
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Grouped Work ID 39c94a12-a617-4268-c249-cc0e2e10921f
Full title gilgamesh the king
Author zeman ludmila
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 04:21:27AM

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title_display Gilgamesh the king
title_full Gilgamesh the king / retold and illustrated by Ludmila Zeman
title_short Gilgamesh the king