Author: Glyn Iliffe
Book title: King of Ithaca
Narrator: Vesna Jaćimović (pronunciation: Yachimmovich)
Duration: 15 hours and 20 minutes
No. of pages in black print: 351
Place and year of publishing: Belgrade, 2008.
About the book:
From the times of heroes and legends, when honour was the basic principle and gods who walked down the earth along with mortals, arrives the story about the birth of a myth, an epic saga about one of the most dramatic periods of history. This story, weaved in ancient times when earth was trodden upon by fearless heroes, takes us back to ancient Greece, a country in turmoil, divided by feuding kingdoms desiring wealth, power and revenge. Odysseus, a charismatic Prince of Ithaca, on a vital quest to save his homeland. Odysseus travels to Sparta to join the most famous heroes of the time in paying suit to the sensuous Helen. Armed with nothing but his wits and intelligence, he must enter a treacherous world of warfare and politics to compete for the greatest prize in Greece…