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The song of Achilles

Author: Madeline Miller
Publisher: New York : Ecco, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: War stories
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
War fiction
Named Person: Achilles, (Mythological character); Achilles, (Mythological character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Madeline Miller
ISBN: 9781627655378 1627655379 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.
Rainbow Book List Award, 2013
Description: 378, 30 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Madeline Miller.
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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.

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