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A hero in histime

Arthur A. Cohen

A hero in histime

a novel

by Arthur A. Cohen

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur A. Cohen.
SeriesPhoenix fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.O418
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21193168M
ISBN 100226112527
OCLC/WorldCa16754904

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  Achilles is brutal, vain, pitiless – and a true hero Achilles, too, has to spend his time in the muck. One of the most famous passages in the Iliad comes at the start of B when. Nevertheless, "Hero is a quick, at times shallow, but satisfying novel, the kind we all wanted while growing up and hopefully the first in a new genre of young adult literature." [7] In a very brief review, Entertainment Weekly called the book "pulpy" but with good punch, and rated it an : Perry Moore.

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