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4.99 Aias

A suspenseful and necessary new translation of Sophocles' provocative drama that demystifies the death of a warrior and challenges the civic value of Greece's heroic legacy

Achilles is dead. Aias, Greece's next greatest warrior, should inherit his armor, but Agamemnon and Menelaos award it to Odysseus. Enraged, Aias sets out to kill them all, but Athena deludes him into slaughtering the war spoil of the Greek army: defenseless sheep, goats, oxen, and herdsmen. When… (more)

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Publisher: Harper Perennial (August 07, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 160 pages

File size: 222 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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