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A Washington Post Notable Book One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, The Economist, Financial Times   Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award Finalist for the Women’s Prize for FictionHere is the story of the Iliad as we’ve never heard it before: in the words of Briseis, Trojan queen and captive of

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Author Pat Barker

Pages 304

Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Published Date 2018-09-04

ISBN 0385544227 9780385544221


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josephine_horton shared a tip "A more feminist version of the story of the Trojan War, with it being from the point of view of Achilles's slave girl, Briseis."

traaacyyy shared a tip "I love Greek mythology. And I loved this book!❤️"

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hannah_reho shared a tip "An interesting feminist view on some classic Greek stories"

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ku_dy shared a tip "It is a must read if you love greek mythology!"

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livlively shared a tip "A look at behind the battlements. Toil and torment for the spoils of war."

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