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Achilles’ heel

Morton S. Freeman

in A New Dictionary of Eponyms

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780195093544
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891115
Achilles’ heel

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The story concerning the legendary hero Achilles has been told many times. Achilles was the central figure and tragic protagonist

Reference Entry.  249 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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