The Revenge of Ishtar by Ludmila Zeman buy used Used & Rare price $11.10 new from$12.34 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Trade paperback Publisher: Tundra Books (NY) Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0887764363 ISBN - 13:9780887764363 Seller Comments: Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Picture book. 24 p. Contains: Illustrations. Epic of Gilgamesh (Paperback), 2. Audience: Children/juvenile. From the Publisher In this second volume in the Gilgamesh trilogy, Enkidu joins Gilgamesh in the quest to slay Humbaba, the monster who has attacked the city and caused great destruction, including the death of the beautiful singer, Shamat. Gilgamesh and Enkidu successfully slay the monster and in so doing, Gilgamesh attracts the attention of the goddess Ishtar. In rejecting her advances, he incurs her revenge and an attack by the Bull of Heaven. Enkidu manages to kill the bull, but is slain by Ishtar, striking at the bond between the two friends. Shattered, Gilgamesh vows he will destroy the last monster: death.