The War Between The Greeks And The City Of Troy Had Been Going On For Ten Years When The Boy Asterius Slipped Outside The City Walls And Witnessed The Murder Of Palmedes In The Greek Camp His Escape Route, A Water Pipe, Was Later Used By The Great Odysseus Himself To Visit Helen, Morewhose Kidnapping By Priamm S Younger Son Paris Has Set Off The Siege Of TroyIn This Dramatic Retelling Of That Famous Story, The Events That Followed Are Seen Through The Eyes Of Asterius, Slave To The Aging And Homesick Helen Once Again Those Larger Than Life Heroes Odysseus, Hector, Achilles, Agamemnon Stride Through The Pages Of History, All Of Them, However, Including Helen, Displaying A Hint Of Humanity That Makes Their Fate All The Tragic
Henry Treece was a British poet and writer, who worked also as a teacher, and editor He is perhaps best remembered now as a historical novelist, particularly as a children s historical novelist, although he also wrote some adult historical novels.
- 125 pages
- The Windswept City
- Henry Treece
- 20 June 2018 Henry Treece