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Odyssey
By Homer

The Odyssey

The Story of Odysseus

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Translated by W H D Rouse See other recent books by W H D Rouse
Introduction by Deborah Steiner See other recent books by Deborah Steiner
Format: Hardback

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Odyssey by Homer

Book Description

THE GREATEST ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME Richly imagined by the blind bard around 900 B.C.E., Homer's story follows Odysseus on a decade-long journey as he flees Cyclops, angers his gods, resists the Sirens, averts his eyes from Medusa, docks in exotic cities-ever longing to return to his wife and son.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780756982355
ISBN-10: 0756982359
Format: Hardback
(165mm x 104mm x 30mm)
Imprint: Perfection Learning
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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