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    DescriptionThis work talks about a great king, strong as the stars in Heaven. Enkidu, a wild and mighty hero, is created by the gods to challenge the arrogant King Gilgamesh. But instead of killing each other, the two become friends. Travelling together to the Cedar Forest, they fight and slay the evil monster Humbaba. But when Enkidu is killed, his death haunts and breaks the mighty Gilgamesh. Terrified of mortality, he resolves to find the secret of eternal life.


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    Title
    The Epic of Gilgamesh
    Authors and contributors
    Translated by N K Sandars
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 80
    Width: 111 mm
    Height: 181 mm
    Thickness: 4 mm
    Weight: 54 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780141026282
    ISBN 10: 0141026286
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DCF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21400
    Ingram Subject Code: PO
    Libri: I-PO
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    LC classification: PA
    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T General Subject: 640
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 90
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 07
    B&T Approval Code: A24200000
    DC22: 899.951
    BISAC V2.8: POE008000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 892.1
    LC subject heading: ,
    Publisher
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    26 December 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London