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The Arms of Hercules (Book of the Gods #3)

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Continuing Book of the Gods, the series that kicked off with The Face of Apollo and Adrian's Web, New York Times-bestselling author Fred Saberhagen (The Berserker (tm) Series) again puts his own twist on Greek mythology in Book III, The Arms of Hercules.

Hercules is the son of the nearly omnipotent Zeus, King of the Gods and a human, whose beauty sparked lust in the great g
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published November 18th 2000 by Tor Books (first published 2000)
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Melody
Jun 01, 2013 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Novelists of the world - you need to start writing about Hercules! Do you think as Greece's most famous hero that he is overdone? Well, when it comes to novels, sadly he is not even CLOSE. I've read a decent number of novels retelling Greek myths and I'm always on the look out for more. However, this is the only one I could find that is about Herc. I've seen him mentioned or cameo in others, but this is the only one I've found that is devoted to him. And it's kinda boring.

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Fred Saberhagen was an American science fiction and fantasy author most famous for his ''Beserker'' and Dracula stories.

Saberhagen also wrote a series of a series of post-apocalyptic mytho-magical novels beginning with his popular ''Empire of the East'' and continuing through a long series of ''Swords'' and ''Lost Swords'' novels. Saberhagen died of cancer, in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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