Homeric Moments Clues to Delight in Reading the Odyssey and the Iliad

ISBN-10: 0967967570
ISBN-13: 9780967967578
Edition: 2002
Authors: Eva Brann
List price: $22.95 Buy it from $12.35
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: "Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading the Odyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to beginners."-Library Journal In 48 brief chapters, Eva Brann delves beneath the captivating surface  More...

Used Starting from $12.97
New Starting from $27.63
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
SQL Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Excel® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $22.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Paul Dry Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 326
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

"Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading the Odyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to beginners."-Library Journal In 48 brief chapters, Eva Brann delves beneath the captivating surface of Homer's epics to explore the inner connections and layers of meaning that have made these intricately constructed works "the marvels of the ages."

Preface
Accounting for the Title
The Gods
Odysseus: His Looks and Transformations
Odysseus: His Nature
Heroes
Odysseus at Troy
Ajax the Silent
Brief Achilles and Enduring Odysseus
Hephaestus' World: the Shield
Patroclus the Friend
Achilles the Unwitting Liar
Hector the Holder
The Plan of Zeus
Achilles as Hades and Achilles in Hades
Beginnings and Endings
The Returns
The Poet of the Odyssey
Naivete and Insight
Beauty and Craft
Visibility and Visuality
Simile: The Double Vision
Name Tags and Speaking Names
Telemachus and His Telemachy
Nestor at Home
Helen at Troy and Helen at Home
The Stations and Sightings of Odysseus' Odyssey
Asleep on the Watch
The Poet of the Odyssey
The Fame of Men and Women
Odysseus' Odyssey I: First Through Sixth Adventure
Odysseus in Hades: Seventh Adventure
The Wooers in Hades
The Treasure House of the Greeks
Odysseus' Odyssey II: Eighth Through Tenth Adventure
Calypso Who Conceals: Eleventh Adventure
Phaeacia the Artists' Colony: Twelfth Adventure
The Locales and Settings of Homer's Odyssey
The Liar's Goddess
The Cretan Liar
Lying Tales Versus Fairy Tales
Telemachus Returns
Odysseus and Telemachus: Convergence
Penelope the Kingly Queen
Suitors and Servants
Crisis
At First Sight
Testing
Time Chasms
Twice Told, Thrice Dead
Picture Credits
References

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×