Download or read book Thais of Athens written by Ivan Yefremov and published by . This book was released on 2011-05-27 with total page 638 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The beautiful hetaera Thais was a real woman who inspired poets, artists and sculptors in Athens, Memphis, Alexandria, Babylon and Ecbatana. She traveled with Alexander the Great's army during his Persian campaign and was the only woman to enter the capitol of Persia - Persepolis.Love, beauty, philosophy, war, religion - all that and more in a historic masterpiece by Ivan Yefremov.