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Ilium

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  • Author: Dan SIMMONS
  • Publisher: Gollancz
  • Published: 2009
  • Description: Softback, Very Fine
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: First (Thus)
  • Ref: 6772
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This is a book in a new series of classic SF stories by various authors brought out in 2009 by Gollancz with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing of this edition. The book is in VERY FINE and UNREAD condition. “From the towering heights of Olympos Mons on Mars, the mighty Zeus and his immortal family of gods look down upon a momentous battle, observing – and often influencing – the legendary exploits of Paris, Achilles, Hector, Odysseus and the clashing Greek and Trojan armies. Thomas Hockenberry, former twenty-first century professor and Iliad scholar, watches as well. It is his duty to report on the war’s progress to the so-called deities who saw fit to return him from the dead. But the muse he serves has a new assignment for him, one dictated by Aphrodite herself. With the help of fortieth-century technology, Hockenberry is to infiltrate Olympos and spy on its divine inhabitants…” IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH