Helen of Troy: Goddess, Princess, Whore

By: Hughes, Bettany

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First edition. Lightly rubbed. 2005 Hard Cover. Focusing on the “real” Helen–a flesh-and-blood aristocrat from the Greek Bronze Age–Bettany Hughes reconstructs the context of life for this pre-historic princess. Through the eyes of a young Mycenaean woman, Hughes examines the physical, historical, and cultural traces that Helen has left on locations in Greece, North Africa, and Asia Minor. Vivid and compelling, this remarkable book brilliantly unpacks the facts and myths surrounding one of the most enigmatic and notorious figures of all time.

Title: Helen of Troy: Goddess, Princess, Whore

Author: Hughes, Bettany

Categories: Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Knopf: 2005

ISBN Number: 1400041783

ISBN Number 13: 9781400041787

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2278592

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY ANCIENT GREECE GREEK,