“In the centuries after this most famous war, history will write her off, a footnote in a bloody story scripted by vengeful men – but Briseis has a very different tale to tell . . .”
Shorlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction and the Costa Novel Award Booker-winning novelist Pat Barker imagines the untold story of the women at the heart of history’s greatest epic’ Magnificent… You are in the hands of a writer at the height of her powers’ Evening Standard ‘Chilling, powerful, audacious… A searing twist on The Iliad.
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