FREE SHIPPING

on all orders of $79 or more

$5 OFF your purchase of $75 or more!
Use coupon code FRIDAY in checkout.

The War That Killed Achilles The True Story of Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War

, by
The War That Killed Achilles The True Story of Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War by Alexander, Caroline, 9780143118268
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9780143118268 | 0143118269
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/28/2010
  • Buy New Book

    In Stock Usually Ships in 24-48 Hours

    $13.97
"Spectacular and constantly surprising." -Ken Burns Written with the authority of a scholar and the vigor of a bestselling narrative historian, The War That Killed Achillesis a superb and utterly timely presentation of one of the timeless stories of Western civilization. As she did in The Enduranceand The Bounty, New York Timesbestselling author Caroline Alexander has taken apart a narrative we think we know and put it back together in a way that lets us see its true power. In the process, she reveals the intended theme of Homer's masterwork-the tragic lessons of war and its enduring devastation.


Please wait while the item is added to your bag...