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  • ISBN: 0062060627
  • ISBN: 9780062060624
  • Physical Description: 378, 30 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Ecco paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2012]

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General Note: Orange Prize for Fiction, 2012.
Includes a character glossary and additional section with author interview, information about the book and author essays.
Summary, etc.: Patroclus, an awkward young prince, follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate. Set during the Trojan War.
Awards Note:
Orange Prize for Fiction, 2012.
Subject: Achilles (Mythological character) > Fiction.
Trojan War > Fiction.
Greeks > Turkey > Fiction.
Troy (Extinct city) > Fiction.
Greece > History > To 146 B.C. > Fiction.

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