The Story of Gilgamesh (Hardback)
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The Story of Gilgamesh (Hardback)

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Hardback 104 Pages / Published: 13/03/2014
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The oldest written story on Earth, retold for children "A real friend is a companion for your heart." Godlike Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, has built a beautiful city, but is also a terrible tyrant. In answer to the prayers of his oppressed citizens, the gods create Enkidu, a wild man whose destiny is to first fight Gilgamesh, and then become his life-long friend. They embark on adventures together, but when they - together - kill the Bull of Heaven, Enkidu must pay the ultimate price. In his grief and fear of his own death, Gilgamesh goes on a journey to discover the secret to immortality ...

Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books
ISBN: 9781782690238
Number of pages: 104
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 250 x 194 x 15 mm

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