The Iliad and the Odyssey

The Iliad and the Odyssey

by Homer

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781435152991
Publisher: Fall River Press
Publication date: 04/11/2014
Series: Amazing Values Series
Pages: 752
Sales rank: 17,450
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 2.60(d)

About the Author

Homer is a classical writer little is known about. He was considered by the ancient Greeks to be the greatest epic poet for his works, The Iliad and The Odyssey, two poems that have had a lasting influence on Western literature.

Andrew Lynn teaches literature and writing at Barnard College. He is currently at work on a book about musical listening, silent reading, and the nineteenth-century novel.

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The Iliad and The Odyssey 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Savage656 More than 1 year ago
The Iliad was a wondrous book about love, adventure, and conflict.
18876111 More than 1 year ago
This is the most challenging book I have ever read, but the challenge was definitely worth it. I've been wanting to read this book for a while and take my time reading it. I enjoyed both poems. The Iliad was heartbreaking, while The Odyssey was more adventurous. The Gods and Goddesses are very manipulative, they're definitely not to be messed with. Both the mortals and immortals are ruthless. I could definitely see myself rereading this book.