105x175 640 страниц. 1974 год. Curtis Books The Barbarian is set in an ancient Mediterranean world where civilizations old and new fought for mastery. Its main characters include the barbarian King and Queen of a powerful Thracian kingdom; a radical and courageous Greek ruler striving to save his people from degeneration and defeat; and the effete, sensual Egyptian Pharaoh in whose corrupt court this mighty drama plays out its final act. Not since Mary Renault have the myths, magic, epic events and eternal truths of the ancient world come to life with such rich and immediate humanity. Here is romance and adventure of the first order.