The Bull from the Sea

The Bull from the Sea

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by Mary Renault
     
 

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The Bull from the Sea reconstructs the legend of Theseus, the valiant youth who slew the Minotaur, became king, and brought prosperity to Attica. Chief among his heroic exploits is the seduction of Hippolyta, the Queen of the Amazons, who irrevocably brought about both his greatest joy and his tragic destiny.  See more details below

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The Bull from the Sea reconstructs the legend of Theseus, the valiant youth who slew the Minotaur, became king, and brought prosperity to Attica. Chief among his heroic exploits is the seduction of Hippolyta, the Queen of the Amazons, who irrevocably brought about both his greatest joy and his tragic destiny.

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“Excellent.... Mary Renault breathe[s] life and light into the faces of heroic personages.”–The New York Times Book Review

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ISBN-13:
9780375726804
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/10/2001
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
488,795
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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