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  • Ransom (Chatto & Windus) – Hardcover (2009)
    by David Malouf

    Ransom

    Hardcover, Chatto & Windus
    2009
    240 pages

    ISBN: 0701184159
    ISBN-13: 9780701184155

    What happens when a young prince falls in battle and his body is spirited away to be desecrated and dishonoured? His death is the battle price of another young man's death, but what price dishonour and a father's grief? In this exquisite gem of a novel, David Malouf shines new light on Homer's "Iliad", adding twists and reflections, as well as flashes of earthy humour, to surprise and enchant. His version opens with Achilles, maddened by grief at the death of his friend Patroclus. From the walls of Troy, King Priam watches ... Show more

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