Fiction Margaret George Helen of Troy: A Novel

ISBN 13 : 9780330418911

Helen of Troy: A Novel

Note moyenne 3,9
( 8 089 avis fournis par GoodReads )
 
9780330418911: Helen of Troy: A Novel
Présentation de l'éditeur :

The New York Times bestseller from Margaret George, author of Mary, Called Magdalene and Elizabeth I

With her amazing ability to summon the voices of historical characters, Margaret George tells the story of the woman whose face "launched a thousand ships" in Helen of Troy. Laden with doom, yet surprising in its moments of innocence and beauty, this is a beautifully told story of a legendary woman and her times. An exquisite page-turner with a cast of irresistible characters--Odysseus, Hector, Achilles, Priam, Clytemnestra, Agamemnon, as well as Helen and Paris themselves--and a wealth of material that reproduces the Age of Bronze in all its glory, Helen of Troy brings to life a war that we have all learned about but never before experienced.

Revue de presse :

Delicious. ( People)

An impressive feat of research and imagination. ItÆs no mean trick to resurrect not only ancient Attic politics and lifestyles, but the atmosphere of a time in which the gods truly spoke. (Diana Gabaldon, author of Outlander)

A feast . . . George leaves us with the most coveted prize of fiction: a world . . . we wished existed, and that thoroughly does between the covers. ( Chicago Tribune)

Fresh and vivid. ( The Washington Post)

What Ms. George has created with this book is a great summer read: realistic characters, engaging plots and enough mythology and Homer to make it all interesting. ( The Dallas Morning News)

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Acheter neuf Afficher le livre
EUR 10,54

Autre devise

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis

Destinations, frais et délais

Ajouter au panier

Meilleurs résultats de recherche sur AbeBooks

1.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Quantité : 10
Vendeur
The Book Depository US
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. État : New. Unabridged. 193 x 129 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Bestselling novelist, Margaret George, here imagines the story of Helen of Sparta and Troy, one of the most amazing female mythical characters, ancient or modern. A war, which lasted for 10 years, was fought over her and nearly all the stories of the heroic age were bound into her story -- a measure of her capacity to galvanise men into action. Using her unique gift for research and recreation, Margaret George brings to life a Helen who was a tantalizing enigma from the very first, flesh and blood certainly, but also immortal, as the daughter of Zeus. Her beauty is so overwhelming and dangerous that, as a child, she is protected from seeing her reflection. Kings and princes compete for her hand in marriage, and she marries Menelaus of Sparta, but before marrying him all her other suitors swear to help bring Helen back should she ever be abducted again. When she falls for Paris of Troy it is assumed that he has taken her by force, when her actions are far more complex. The suitors are obliged to honour their oath and so the Trojan War begins -- the most pivotal event in the history of ancient Greece .and the tragedy of these individuals. An epic novel.Margaret George recreates.passions. .with extraordinary intensity. If only history lessons had been like this Cosmopolitan. N° de réf. du libraire AA79780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 10,54
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

2.

Margaret George
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Quantité : > 20
Vendeur
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre État : New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. N° de réf. du libraire 97803304189110000000

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 10,55
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

3.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Quantité : 10
Vendeur
The Book Depository
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. État : New. Unabridged. 193 x 129 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Bestselling novelist, Margaret George, here imagines the story of Helen of Sparta and Troy, one of the most amazing female mythical characters, ancient or modern. A war, which lasted for 10 years, was fought over her and nearly all the stories of the heroic age were bound into her story -- a measure of her capacity to galvanise men into action. Using her unique gift for research and recreation, Margaret George brings to life a Helen who was a tantalizing enigma from the very first, flesh and blood certainly, but also immortal, as the daughter of Zeus. Her beauty is so overwhelming and dangerous that, as a child, she is protected from seeing her reflection. Kings and princes compete for her hand in marriage, and she marries Menelaus of Sparta, but before marrying him all her other suitors swear to help bring Helen back should she ever be abducted again. When she falls for Paris of Troy it is assumed that he has taken her by force, when her actions are far more complex. The suitors are obliged to honour their oath and so the Trojan War begins -- the most pivotal event in the history of ancient Greece .and the tragedy of these individuals. An epic novel.Margaret George recreates.passions. .with extraordinary intensity. If only history lessons had been like this Cosmopolitan. N° de réf. du libraire AA79780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 10,60
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

4.

Margaret George
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Quantité : 2
Vendeur
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Paperback. État : New. Not Signed; Bestselling novelist, Margaret George, here imagines the story of Helen of Sparta and Troy, one of the most amazing female mythical characters, ancient or modern. A war, which lasted for 10 years, was fought over her and nearly all the stories of the heroic age were bound into her story -- a measure. book. N° de réf. du libraire ria9780330418911_rkm

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 10,19
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 3,86
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

5.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan Macmillan
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Quantité : 1
Vendeur
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan Macmillan. Paperback. État : new. BRAND NEW, Helen of Troy: A Novel (Unabridged), Margaret George, Bestselling novelist, Margaret George, here imagines the story of Helen of Sparta and Troy, one of the most amazing female mythical characters, ancient or modern. A war, which lasted for 10 years, was fought over her and nearly all the stories of the heroic age were bound into her story -- a measure of her capacity to galvanise men into action. Using her unique gift for research and recreation, Margaret George brings to life a Helen who was a tantalizing enigma from the very first, flesh and blood certainly, but also immortal, as the daughter of Zeus. Her beauty is so overwhelming and dangerous that, as a child, she is protected from seeing her reflection. Kings and princes compete for her hand in marriage, and she marries Menelaus of Sparta, but before marrying him all her other suitors swear to help bring Helen back should she ever be abducted again. When she falls for Paris of Troy it is assumed that he has taken her by force, when her actions are far more complex. The suitors are obliged to honour their oath and so the Trojan War begins -- the most pivotal event in the history of ancient Greece .and the tragedy of these individuals. 'An epic novel.Margaret George recreates.passions. .with extraordinary intensity. If only history lessons had been like this' Cosmopolitan. N° de réf. du libraire B9780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 7,95
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 6,86
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

6.

Margaret George
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Edition originale Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre 2007. Paperback. État : New. 1st. 130mm x 197mm x 47mm. Paperback. Bestselling novelist, Margaret George, here imagines the story of Helen of Sparta and Troy, one of the most amazing female mythical characters, ancient or modern. A war, which lasted for 1.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 540 pages. 0.505. N° de réf. du libraire 9780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 15,29
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

7.

George, Margaret
Edité par Pan (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Couverture souple Quantité : 1
Vendeur
English-Book-Service Mannheim
(Mannheim, Allemagne)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan, 2007. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire GH9780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 11,30
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 5
De Allemagne vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

8.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan Macmillan 2007-01-05, London (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) paperback Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan Macmillan 2007-01-05, London, 2007. paperback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire 9780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 11,54
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 5,19
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

9.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Paperback Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan, 2007. Paperback. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 0330418912

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 16,86
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

10.

Margaret George
Edité par Pan Macmillan (2007)
ISBN 10 : 0330418912 ISBN 13 : 9780330418911
Neuf(s) Quantité : 10
Vendeur
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Pan Macmillan, 2007. PAP. État : New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. N° de réf. du libraire FV-9780330418911

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 7,27
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 10,39
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

autres exemplaires de ce livre sont disponibles

Afficher tous les résultats pour ce livre