The Memoirs of Helen of Troy

The fictional memoirs of the one of the world's most beautiful and notorious women offers Helen's personal perspective on her turbulent childhood as the result of a rumored affair between her mother the queen and the god Zeus, the ...

The Memoirs of Helen of Troy

The fictional memoirs of the one of the world's most beautiful and notorious women offers Helen's personal perspective on her turbulent childhood as the result of a rumored affair between her mother the queen and the god Zeus, the alienating impact of her stunning beauty, her kidnapping by Theseus, her marriage to the king of Sparta, and her role in the devastating war that would change the world. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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The Memoirs of Helen of Troy
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Amanda Elyot
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)

The fictional memoirs of the one of the world's most beautiful and notorious women offers Helen's personal perspective on her turbulent childhood as the result of a rumored affair between her mother the queen and the god Zeus, the alienating impact of her stunning beauty, her kidnapping by Theseus, her
Helen of Troy
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Margaret George
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-03 - Publisher: Penguin

Acclaimed author Margaret George tells the story of the legendary Greek woman whose face "launched a thousand ships" in this New York Times bestseller. The Trojan War, fought nearly twelve hundred years before the birth of Christ, and recounted in Homer's Iliad, continues to haunt us because of its origins:
Helen of Troy
Language: en
Pages: 102
Authors: Andrew Lang
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-28 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

A true survivor, tells the truth about her life, her lovers, and the Trojan War. This is the memoir that she has written-her legendary beauty still undimmed by age.
Memoirs of a Bitch
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Francesca Petrizzo
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-28 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Her face launched a thousand ships, she caused one of the most famous battles of all time, but Helen of Troy was also a woman in love. Her story is one of loss, betrayal, fear, hope, but most importantly, of how she gave up everything she had for the man
100 Must-read Historical Novels
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Nick Rennison
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Historical fiction is a hugely popular genre of fiction providing fictional accounts or dramatizations of historical figures or events. This latest guide in the highly successful Bloomsbury Must-Reads series depicts 100 of the finest novels published in this sector, with a further 500 recommendations. A wide range of classic works