ODYSSEY

ODYSSEY

by Homer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0872204855

ISBN-13: 9780872204850

Pub. Date: 03/01/2000

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

The Trojan War is over, and the battle-weary soldier Odysseus sets out for home. On his way Odysseus faces many dangers sent by the gods to test him. Will he outwit the one-eyed giant Cyclops, the cunning enchantress Circe, and the terrifying monsters Scylla and Charybdis?  See more details below

Overview

The Trojan War is over, and the battle-weary soldier Odysseus sets out for home. On his way Odysseus faces many dangers sent by the gods to test him. Will he outwit the one-eyed giant Cyclops, the cunning enchantress Circe, and the terrifying monsters Scylla and Charybdis?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872204850
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.64(w) x 8.72(h) x 1.16(d)
Lexile:
1130L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Suggestions for further reading
A note on the Greek text
Bk. 1The Gods, Athene and Telemachos1
Bk. 2Telemachos and the Suitors10
Bk. 3Telemachos in Pylos19
Bk. 4Telemachos in Sparta30
Bk. 5Odysseus and Kalypso47
Bk. 6Nausikaa57
Bk. 7Odysseus in Phaiacia64
Bk. 8Phaiacian Games and Song71
Bk. 9The Cyclops83
Bk. 10Kirke95
Bk. 11The Underworld107
Bk. 12Skylla and Charybdis120
Bk. 13Return to Ithaka130
Bk. 14Odysseus and Eumaios140
Bk. 15Telemachos Returns151
Bk. 16Odysseus and Telemachos163
Bk. 17Odysseus Comes to his House173
Bk. 18Odysseus as Beggar186
Bk. 19Eurykleia Recognises Odysseus195
Bk. 20Insults and Omens208
Bk. 21The Trial of the Bow217
Bk. 22The Suitors Killed226
Bk. 23Odysseus and Penelope237
Bk. 24The Underworld, Laertes, Peace245
Index257

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