For the most beautiful : a novel of the women of Troy
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New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.
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Central - Adult Fiction  1 available
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Book
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391 pages ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781681773018, 1681773015

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 390-391) and a glossary of places and characters.
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The hidden tale of the Trojan War: a novel full of passion and revenge, bravery and sacrifice, now is the time for the women of Troy to tell their story. Three thousand years ago a war took place where legends were born: Achilles, the greatest of the Greeks, and Hector, prince of Troy. Both men were made and destroyed by the war that shook the foundations of the ancient world. But what if there was more to the tale of these heroes than we know? How would the Trojan War have looked as seen through the eyes of its women? Krisayis, the ambitious, determined daughter of the High Priest of Troy, and Briseis, loyal and passionate princess of Pedasus, interweave their tales alongside Homer's classic story of the rage of Achilles and the gods of Olympus. What follows is a breathtaking tale of love and revenge, destiny and the determination, as these two brave women, the heroes of the Trojan War, and the gods themselves come face to face in an epic battle that will decide the fate of Troy. A glorious debut full of passion and revenge, loyalty and betrayal, Emily Hauser breathes exhilarating new life into one of history's greatest legends.

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Hauser, E. (2017). For the most beautiful: a novel of the women of Troy . Pegasus Books.

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Hauser, Emily. 2017. For the Most Beautiful: A Novel of the Women of Troy. New York: Pegasus Books.

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Hauser, Emily. For the Most Beautiful: A Novel of the Women of Troy New York: Pegasus Books, 2017.

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Hauser, Emily. For the Most Beautiful: A Novel of the Women of Troy Pegasus Books, 2017.

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