Homer / Edition 2

Homer / Edition 2

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ISBN-10: 1405153253

ISBN-13: 9781405153256

Pub. Date: 12/26/2007

Publisher: Wiley

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405153256
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/26/2007
Series:
Blackwell Introductions to the Classical World Series , #6
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Chronological Chart.

Maps.

Introduction.

Part I: Background:.

1. The Philologist’s Homer.

2. The Historian’s Homer.

3. The Reader’s Homer.

Part II: The Poems:.

4. The Iliad.

5. The Odyssey.

6. Conclusion and Summary.

Notes.

Further Reading.

Index

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