London: Orion, 2010, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Maps (2); Glossary;
From the cover: Arimnestos is a just boy who dreams of becoming a bronze smith like his father when war breaks out between the citizens of his native Plataea and their overbearing neighbours, Thebes. Standing in the battle line the wall of bronze for the first time, alongside his father and brother, he shares in a famous and unlikely victory. But after being wounded in the melee, he awakes not a hero, …
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. A little age-toned at the top edge of the text block.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 410 pages. 9½” x 6¼”.
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