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Hippolyta and the curse of the Amazons

by Jane Yolen

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Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Hippolyta (Greek mythology),
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Thirteen-year-old Hippolyta, a princess of the Amazons, fights to save her people from destruction when her mother the Queen refuses to sacrifice her second-born male child.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJane Yolen and Robert J. Harris
    SeriesYoung heroes
    ContributionsHarris, Robert J., 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p. ;
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24752736M
    ISBN 100064408485
    ISBN 109780064408486
    OCLC/WorldCa52278086

    Queen Hippolyta is a fictional DC Comics superhero, based on the Amazon queen Hippolyta from Greek uced in during the Golden Age of Comic Books, she is the queen of the Amazons of Themyscira, the mother of Wonder Woman, and in some continuities, the adopted mother of Donna Troy.. Hippolyta made her cinematic debut in the DC Extended Universe in the film Created by: William Moulton Marston (writer), Harry . Hippolyte was queen of the Amazons, a tribe of women warriors. Mississippi , Attic black figure neck amphora, c. B.C. Side A: Amazon on left, detail Photograph by Maria Daniels, courtesy of the University Museums, University of Mississippi. These Amazons had nothing to do with the Amazon river in South America.

    Yolen, Jane. HIPPOLYTA AND THE CURSE OF THE AMAZONS New York: HarperTrophy, IL , RL ISBN (2 booktalks). Hippolyta. Hippolyta is the Amazon Queen who marries Theseus (off-stage in Act 4, Scene 1). Shakespeare bases Hippolyta's character on the ancient historian Plutarch's portrayal of her in his "Life of Theseus," which covers the big, mythological battle between Theseus and the Amazons. (The Amazons are a mythological group of warrior women.).

    Before she became Queen of the Amazons, young Hippolyta fought to break a goddesss curse An ancient prophecy states that any Amazon who bears two sons must kill the second, lest he grow up to destroy all the Amazons. But Queen Otrere cant be. HIPPOLYTA AND THE CURSE OF THE AMAZONS by Jane Yolen and Robert J. Harris (HarperCollins, ).The second wonderful novel in Yolen and Harris’ YOUNG HEROES series offers a thoroughly teenage future Amazon queen. Very high appeal, especially to the vast numbers of readers enamored of Greek myths. Exciting and historically rich. See also the companion novel: ODYSSEUS IN THE .


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Jason and the Gorgon's Blood. There is a prophecy that all second boys must be sacrificed to Artemis, or a horrible curse will befall the Amazons. Except Hippolyta's mother refuses to let her child be killed. Hippolyta ends up fleeing the city with her baby half-brother, Podarces, and /5(3).

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Hippolyta and the Curse of the Amazons Atalanta and the Arcadian Beast Jason and the Gorgon’s Blood The idea of a Young Heroes series came from my editor at HarperCollins, but choosing to work with Bob Harris–already my co-conspirator from Queen’s Own Fool who had a degree from St Andrews University in Classics–that was my idea.

Zena fans take heed: Yolen and Harris draw a minor figure from old Greek tales front and center for an edifying, as well as action-filled, encounter with quarreling gods, monsters, rival Amazons, and—ugh—men.

To save her mother’s life and throne, teenaged princess Hippolyta spirits her newly born brother off to his father. Hippolyta and the curse of the Amazons Jane Yolen ; Robert J Harris Thirteen-year-old Hippolyta, a princess of the Amazons, fights to save her people from destruction when her mother the Queen refuses to sacrifice her second-born male child.

Juvenile Fiction Juvenile Literature Before she became Queen of the Amazons, young Hippolyta fought to break a goddesss curse An ancient prophecy states that any Amazon who bears two sons must kill the second, lest he grow up to destroy all the Amazons.

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Harris, Author, Robert Harris, Illustrator. HarperTrophy $ (p) ISBN In Classical Greek mythology, Hippolyta (/ h ɪ ˈ p ɒ l ɪ t ə /; Greek: Ἱππολύτη Hippolyte) was the Amazonian queen who possessed a magical girdle (a waist belt that signified her authority as queen of the Amazons) given to her by her father Ares, the god of yta figures prominently in the myths of both Heracles and myths about her are varied enough that they.

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