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The First Heroes

New Tales of the Bronze Age

by Harry Turtledove

  • 351 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Tor Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical fiction, American,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - Historical,
  • Fiction,
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fantasy - Anthologies,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Bronze age,
  • Fantasy fiction, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8053314M
    ISBN 100765302861
    ISBN 109780765302861
    OCLC/WorldCa54006975


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