Free Download Helen of Troy PDF/ePub by Margaret George

Free Download Helen of Troy PDF/ePub by Margaret George
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Helen of Troy by Margaret George

Free Download Book Helen of Troy a PDF/EPUB format, written by Margaret George and published in August 3, 2006. The file contains more than 611 pages …

Title Helen of Troy
Author Margaret George
Year of Publication August 3, 2006
Language English
File Format PDF/ePub
Number of Pages 611
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A lush, seductive novel of the legendary beauty whose face launched a thousand shipsDaughter of a god, wife of a king, prize of antiquity’s bloodiest war, Helen of Troy has inspired artists for millennia. Now, Margaret George, the highly acclaimed bestselling historical novelist, has turned her intelligent, perceptive eye to the myth that is Helen of Troy.Margaret George breathes new life into the great Homeric tale by having Helen narrate her own story. Through her eyes and in her voice, we experience the young Helen’s discovery of her divine origin and her terrifying beauty. While hardly more than a girl, Helen married the remote Spartan king Menelaus and bore him a daughter. By the age of twenty, the world’s most beautiful woman was resigned to a passionless marriage until she encountered the handsome Trojan prince Paris. And once the lovers flee to Troy, war, murder, and tragedy become inevitable. In Helen of Troy, Margaret George has captured a timeless legend in a mesmerizing tale of a woman whose life was destined to create strife and destroy civilizations.

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