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Homer - Odyssey

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ISBN-10: 0521677114

ISBN-13: 9780521677110

Edition: 2010

Authors: Homer, Deborah Steiner

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List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/10/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.43" wide x 8.58" long x 0.51" tall
Weight: 0.770
Language: English

Homer is the author of The Iliad and The Odyssey, the two greatest Greek epic poems. Nothing is known about Homer personally; it is not even known for certain whether there is only one true author of these two works. Homer is thought to have been an Ionian from the 9th or 8th century B.C. While historians argue over the man, his impact on literature, history, and philosophy is so significant as to be almost immeasurable. The Iliad relates the tale of the Trojan War, about the war between Greece and Troy, brought about by the kidnapping of the beautiful Greek princess, Helen, by Paris. It tells of the exploits of such legendary figures as Achilles, Ajax, and Odysseus. The Odyssey recounts…    

Preface
Introduction
HOMER: ODYSSEY XVII
HOMER: ODYSSEY XVIII
Commentary
Bibliography