Book description:Genre: Historical
1st ed. of "The Lost Army".
ISBN 13: 9780230530652
Number of pages: 389
The 4th century BC. A village in Syria. A woman, dressed in rags and covered in blisters and sores, is seen approaching on the road coming from the north. Suspicious of her, the villagers shout and throw rocks at her. She is struck and falls. She seems dead...Her story encompasses one of the great collective acts of heroism of the ancient world.
She was the mistress of Xen