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9780374519049 - Cassandra: a Novel and Four Essays by Wolf, Christa
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The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Christa Wolf. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, fantasy story are ,. The book has been awarded with , and many others. Please note that the tricks or techniques listed in this pdf are either fictional or claimed to work by its creator.
Cassandra: A Novel and Four Essays
The reason for my amazement is that this book retells the story of the Trojan War from the perspective of Cassandra, who is the daughter of King Priam and Queen Hecuba of Troy, priestess of Apollo who can foretell the future and mistress of Agamemnon of Macedonia. Thus, this book is a perfect link between my travels and learning about Turkey, location of ancient Troy, and Greece, formerly known as Macedonia. Just over thirty years ago, German author Christa Wolf traveled to Greece which inspired her to write this novel.
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