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9 edition of What makes a hero found in the catalog.

What makes a hero

by Irene Trimble

  • 312 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heroes -- Juvenile fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDisney
    Statementby Irene Trimble.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    SeriesA Random House pictureback book
    ContributionsWalt Disney Enterprises.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.T735185 Wgu 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3574296M
    ISBN 100736421599
    LC Control Number2002110091
    OCLC/WorldCa52524645

      In his first work of nonfiction, the creator of the multimillion-selling Jack Reacher series explores the endurance of heroes from Achilles to Bond, showing us how this age-old myth is a fundamental part of what makes us human. Hero, in literature, broadly, the main character in a literary work; the term is also used in a specialized sense for any figure celebrated in the ancient legends of a people or in such early heroic epics as Gilgamesh, the Iliad, Beowulf, or La Chanson de .

      Comic books galore, sold on the streets of New York City. Photo by Christina Bellantoni/PBS NewsHour. It's not just great CGI animation and big-name actors that make Spiderman and Iron Man such Author: Christina Bellantoni. What Makes a Superhero A SUPER Hero? A superhero can come in all shapes and sizes, with many personality traits and characteristics, but what makes them special? Sravani K. Elm Grove, Wisconsin. The Insightful Panda This generation has included the era of comic book superheroes come to life; on television, cartoons, and.

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