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Epic of Gilgamesh

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4 out of 5
Based on 66,307 Ratings and 3,101 Reviews

Book Description
Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, and his companion Enkidu are the only heroes to have survived from the ancient literature of Babylon, immortalized in this epic poem that dates back to the 3rd millennium BC. Together they journey to the Spring of Youth, defeat the Bull of Heaven and slay the monster Humbaba. When Enkidu dies, Gilgamesh's grief and fear of death are such that they lead him to undertake a q... More
Book Information
PublisherAmereon Limited
BindingHardcover (24 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages127
ISBN-100848805011
ISBN-13978-0848805012
Publication Date06/20/1996
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About N.K. Sandars (Author) : N.K. Sandars is a published author and a translator. Published credits of N.K. Sandars include The Epic of Gilgamesh (Penguin Classics).
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