Book Details

Author  Barry B. Powell
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   October 1, 2003
ISBN  0631233865
Pages  196

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This concise book is an ideal introduction to Homer – the poet and his two great epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey.

  • Student-friendly introduction to Homer.
  • Provides historical background and literary readings of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
  • Makes use of the author’s own original research.
  • Assumes no prior knowledge of Greek.

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