Illus. in full color. "An ancient history lesson emerges from this account of the way the Greeks tricked the Trojans and rescued Helen of Troy. The book is well tailored to younger readers with careful explanations and short sentences; a pronunciation guide is appended. Drawings portray the story's main events. A nice supplement to units on ancient Greece or mythology."--Booklist.
48 pages 978-0394896748 Ages 7-9
Keywords ancient history, war, battles, part of a series, independent reader, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old
Sample text: "The chariots race around the battlefield. The Greeks chase the Trojans. The Trojans chase the Greeks."
Editor's note: Trojan War is believed to have taken place in the 12th or 13th century BCE. (See also the Iliad; See also The Odyssey - both by Homer)