Age of Bronze HC (2001- ) comic books
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Volume 1 - 1st printing. "A Thousand Ships!" Collects Age of Bronze (1998) #1-9. Inspired by the classic poem by Homer. Story and art by ERIC SHANOWER. The most spectacular war story ever told begins here. The Trojan War, the epic battle over the world's most beautiful woman - in a new version for the 21st century. Featuring the greatest of the Greek heroes: Achilles, Odysseus, and Herakles, along with a cast of thousands! Hardcover, 224 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $29.95.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Sacrifice!" Collects Age of Bronze (1998) #10-19. Inspired by the classic poem by Homer. Story and art by ERIC SHANOWER. The Trojan War has been the greatest of Greek myths for more than 2500 years, and now ERIC SHANOWER presents his unique version of the story, gathered from extensive sources and drawn with historical fidelity. In this volume, Helen's triumphant entry into Troy is marred by Kassandra's wild prophecies of doom. Meanwhile, a massive army approaches from across the sea, but a disastrous battle forces the High King Agamemnon to make a fateful decision. Will he command the death of his daughter to satisfy the gods? Or will he give up his dream of conquering Troy? The drama and action continue in the book that the editors of Publishers Weekly choose as one of the best books of 2004. Hardcover, 224 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $27.95.
Volume 3.1 - 1st printing. "Betrayal: Part 1!" Collects Age of Bronze (1998) #20-26. Inspired by the classic poem by Homer. Story and art by ERIC SHANOWER. High King Agamemnon lusts to conquer the wealthy city of Troy. He leads his army across the sea, fighting all the way. On the island of Tenedos, just off the coast of Troy, Achilles leads the attack. Spears fly and men die. When the dust settles, Achilles finds himself one step closer to his tragic fate. Meanwhile, the Trojans prepare their defenses and gather allies. Agamemnon's offer of a peace embassy to King Priam reassures few. War appears inevitable. Even Helen dreads to face what lies ahead for her and everyone she loves or once loved. Continuing the epic saga of AGE OF BRONZE - the award-winning (Eisners 2001 and 2003, Gran Guinigi 2006) retelling of the Trojan War. Hardcover, 176 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $27.99.
Volume 3.2 - 1st printing. "Betrayal: Part 2!" Collects Age of Bronze (1998) #27-33. Inspired by the classic poem by Homer. Story and art by ERIC SHANOWER. The Trojan plain fills with death as Achaean forces clash in blood with the Trojan army. In the city of Troy Pandarus pulls the strings to put Troilus in Cressida's bed. But when Cressida is ripped away to the enemy camp, how far will Troilus fight to recover her? Hardcover, 176 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $28.99.