Thirty More Famous Stories Retold

by James Baldwin Author

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  • 1 Columbus and the Egg
  • 2 "Upon a Peak in Darien" - First Story
  • 3 "Upon a Peak in Darien" - Second Story
  • 4 The Fountain of Youth
  • 5 "Eureka!"
  • 6 Galileo and the Lamps
  • 7 Sir Isaac Newton and the Apple
  • 8 The First Printer
  • 9 John Gutenberg and the Voices
  • 10 James Watt and the Teakettle
  • 11 Dr. Johnson and his Father
  • 12 Webster and the Woodchuck
  • 13 Friar Bacon and the Brazen Head
  • 14 "As Rich as Croesus"
  • 15 The Gordian Knot
  • 16 Why Alexander Wept
  • 17 King Richard and Blondel
  • 18 King John and Prince Arthur
  • 19 King John and the Magna Charta
  • 20 Frederick Barbarossa
  • 21 The Man in the Iron Mask
  • 22 The Fall of Troy
  • 23 Penelope's Web
  • 24 How Rome was Founded
  • 25 How Decius Mus Saved Rome
  • 26 "Delenda Est Carthago!"
  • 27 Hannibal, the Hero of Carthage
  • 28 Crossing the Rubicon
  • 29 The White-Headed Zal
  • 30 Peter Klaus the Goatherd

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