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Continuing his narration in gut-wrenching detail to King Xerxes, Xeones tells of the harshness the Spartan warrior training and also the rigors inserted upon the men who room soldiers for life. Dozens of warriors and also their squires are introduced consisting of champion of the gamings Polynikes, battle-scarred veteran Dienekes, and also the father and son duo the Olympieus and Alexandros. Countless years pass and also Xeones has actually taken a wife and has a son. Together the impending Persian invasion draws near Spartan King Leonitas decrees that 300 peers will certainly be favored to lead the defense of greece at Thermopylae however only those having actually sired male offspring may have the respect of serving. Finding most of her allies have actually fled or joined the Persian side, the Spartan pressure will be joined by just a couple of thousand extr Greek warrior to confront the report 2 million approaching adversary troops. Xeones tells of heroism the the Greeks versus staggering odds throughout his 7 days at Thermopylae. The story also intertwines Xeones never dying love for his lengthy lost cousin as well as the incredible strength of the females of Sparta who need to watch as fathers, husbands and also sons march off to the confront death in the defense that country and family.
Plot & ThemesTone the book? - upbeatTime/era of story - ancient GreeceLife the a profession: - soldierEthnic/Regional/Religion - GreekIs this one adult or child"s book? - Adult or Young Adult BookJob/Profession/Status story - YesEthnic/regional/gender life - Yes
Main characterGender - MaleProfession/status: - slaveAge: - 20"s-30"sEthnicity/Nationality - Greek
SettingHow lot descriptions the surroundings? - 8 ()Europe - YesEuropean country: - GreeceAsia/Pacific - YesAsian country: - The "stansIce Caps/Sea? - YesMountains/Cliffs - YesMountains: - rise on trails - falling off - climbing through ropesMisc setting - fort/military installation
Writing layoutSex in book? - YesWhat type of sex: - Boob talk! - Vagia talk! - Weiner talk! - rape/molestLot of foul language? - YesAmount that dialog - significantly more descript than dialog
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