By David Gemmell
He's a guy of many names. a few name him the Golden One; others, the Lord of the Silver Bow. To the Dardanians, he's Prince Aeneas. yet to his acquaintances, he's Helikaon. robust, quick, speedy of brain, he's a daring warrior, hated through his enemies, feared even by means of his Trojan allies. For there's a darkness on the middle of the Golden One, a savagery that, as soon as woke up, will be appeased in simple terms with blood.
Argurios the Mykene is a peerless fighter, a guy of unbending rules and unbreakable will. like every of the Mykene warriors, he lives to overcome and to kill. Dispatched by means of King Agamemnon to scout the defenses of the golden urban of Troy, he's Helikaon’s sworn enemy.
Andromache is a priestess of Thera betrothed opposed to her will to Hektor, prince of Troy. Scornful of culture, expert within the arts of battle, and passionate within the methods of her order, Andromache vows to like whom she pleases and to reside as she desires.
Now destiny is ready to thrust those 3 together–and, from the sparks of passionate love and hate, ignite a fireplace that may engulf the world.
Readers who be aware of the works of David Gemmell anticipate not anything below excellence from this writer, whose taut prose, riding plots, and full-bodied characters have received him legions of fanatics internationally. Now, with this primary masterly quantity in an epic reimagining of the Trojan warfare, Gemmell has written an ageless drama of courageous deeds and fierce battles, of honor and treachery, of affection received and lost.
From the Hardcover edition.