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Armour of Achilles

Author: Glyn Iliffe
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2010.
Series: The adventures of Odysseus, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The siege of Troy is in its ninth year. The Greeks, with Achilles at their head, have inflicted numerous defeats on the Trojans, but Troy itself still stands. When Agamemnon is threatened with mutiny by a disillusioned army wanting to return home he changes his tactics by ordering a series of attacks on the allies of Troy, thus depriving the city of reinforcements, trade and supplies. But even this cannot draw the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Agamemnon, King of Mycenae (Mythological character); Achilles, (Mythological character); Agamemnon, King of Mycenae (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glyn Iliffe
ISBN: 9780230737099 0230737099 9780230529304 0230529305
OCLC Number: 972511869
Notes: "The fate of Troy rests with one man" --Cover.
Description: 540 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Series Title: The adventures of Odysseus, 3.
Responsibility: Glynn Iliffe.

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The siege of Troy is in its ninth year. The Greeks, with Achilles at their head, have inflicted numerous defeats on the Trojans, but Troy itself still stands. When Agamemnon is threatened with mutiny  Read more...

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