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On being called crazy, angry, bossy, frumpy, feisty, and all the other words that are used to undermine women. Indeed to some he was a greater hero even than heracles. Two rivers is a new york based book distributor committed to providing customized and consultative services to category leading publishers. Publishers group west perseus books group 1700 fourth street berkeley, ca 94710. Read some of the best nonfiction books of all time, and enjoy our selection that features suitable options for all ages and reading levels. We urge you to go to your local, independent bookstore and pick up a copy. Publishers can provide desk copies of class texts when sufficient quantities are ordered for the campus bookstore. Complete the form below and click continue to add this book to your cart. Hachette reaches new deal with perseus books the new. This book really helped to flesh out my knowledge of perseus all i knew came from a video game that i had played where he was one of the heroes you requested to slay medusa. Desk copy requests can also be faxed 8003515073 or mailed desk copy processing, perseus distribution, 210 american drive, jackson, tn 38301 to perseus books group. Perseus book group was founded by frank pearl in 1996 and became a part of the hachette book group in 2016.51 146 625 215 308 844 1271 107 920 933 1158 149 592 796 1377 419 479 185 253 45 769 232 887 313 239 511 1260 959 1462 783 135 570