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Electra

Author: Kerry Greenwood
Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hector is dead, Troy has fallen in ruins; and unknown to the Argives, refugees from the sack are rebuilding their civilization in New Troy. Agamemnon King of Men returns in triumph to Mycenae, bringing Princess Cassandra among his captives. Diomenes called Chryse and a Trojan sailor pursue her by sea, hoping against hope to rescue her. Their resourcefulness will be strained to its limits by war, pillage and social  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Electra, (Greek mythological figure); Electra, (Greek mythological figure)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kerry Greenwood
ISBN: 9781464202117 1464202117 9781464202131 1464202133
OCLC Number: 883417340
Description: 293 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Kerry Greenwood.

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"Hector is dead, Troy has fallen in ruins; and unknown to the Argives, refugees from the sack are rebuilding their civilization in New Troy. Agamemnon King of Men returns in triumph to Mycenae, bringing Princess Cassandra among his captives. Diomenes called Chryse and a Trojan sailor pursue her by sea, hoping against hope to rescue her. Their resourcefulness will be strained to its limits by war, pillage and social breakdown. For all is not well in the House of the Axe. In the king's absence, Clytemnestra the Queen has taken a lover Aegisthus and has mixed feelings about her husband's return. And the King's golden-eyed daughter Electra hides a secret of her own which will bring a terrible vengeance. Meanwhile Odysseus, Sacker of Cities, has troubles of his own. He wishes only to return home to Ithaca, but the gods have other ideas."--Publisher's description.

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