The Story of Yuriwaka

The Story of Yuriwaka

A Japanese Odyssey

Book - 1991
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Baker & Taylor
A retelling of Homer's Odyssey in which Odysseus is transformed into Yuriwaka, the strongest man in Japan, who commands the Emperor's ships battling the pirates of Shiragi.

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Yuriwaka, the strongest warrior in Japan, is sent by the emperor to protect the island of Kyushu from the pirates of Shiragi, in a retelling of a Japanese version of the legend of Odysseus

Publisher: Niwot, Colo., USA : R. Reinehart Publishers, [1991]
Copyright Date: ©1991
ISBN: 9781879373020
Branch Call Number: J 895.6 HAUGA
Characteristics: 42 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Haugaard, Masako
Saflund, Birgitta
Alternative Title: Yuriwaka


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