skip to content
The song of Achilles Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The song of Achilles

Author: Madeline Miller
Publisher: New York : Ecco, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Patroclus, an awkward young prince, follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate. Set during the Trojan War.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: War stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Achilles, (Mythological character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Madeline Miller
ISBN: 9780062060617 0062060619 9780062060624 0062060627 9780062126122 0062126121 9780062060624
OCLC Number: 773303923
Notes: Includes a character glossary.
Awards: Orange Prize for Fiction, 2012.
Stonewall/Gittings Award honor, 2013.
Description: 378 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Madeline Miller.
More information:

Abstract:

Patroclus, an awkward young prince, follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate. Set during the Trojan War.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (4)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/773303923> # The song of Achilles
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "773303923" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Event/to_146_b_c> ; # To 146 B.C.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> ; # Greece.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Topic/trojan_war> ; # Trojan War
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Place/greece> ; # Greece
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208963> ; # Turkey.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/313497080> ; # (Mythological character) Achilles
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/795683> ; # Achilles (Greek mythology)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1157294> ; # Trojan War.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Topic/greeks_turkey> ; # Greeks--Turkey
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1896842> ; # Turkey--Troy (Extinct city)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947546> ; # Greeks
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Place/troy_extinct_city> ; # Troy (Extinct city)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e23/> ;
    schema:awards "Orange Prize for Fiction, 2012." ;
    schema:awards "Stonewall/Gittings Award honor, 2013." ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st edition" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/186605056> ; # Madeline Miller
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "Patroclus, an awkward young prince, follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate. Set during the Trojan War."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/985531752> ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "War stories"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The song of Achilles"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "378" ;
    schema:productID "773303923" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062060624> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062060617> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062126122> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/773303923> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/985531752#Place/troy_extinct_city> # Troy (Extinct city)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Troy (Extinct city)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1157294> # Trojan War.
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Trojan War." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> # Greece.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Greece." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208963> # Turkey.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Turkey." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1896842> # Turkey--Troy (Extinct city)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Turkey--Troy (Extinct city)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/795683> # Achilles (Greek mythology)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Achilles (Greek mythology)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947546> # Greeks
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Greeks"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/186605056> # Madeline Miller
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Miller" ;
    schema:givenName "Madeline" ;
    schema:name "Madeline Miller" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/313497080> # (Mythological character) Achilles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Achilles" ;
    schema:name "(Mythological character) Achilles" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062060617>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0062060619" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062060617" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062060624>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "international ed." ;
    schema:isbn "0062060627" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062060624" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062126122>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "0062126121" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062126122" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.