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O this enduring heroic epic If 'The Iliad' is the world's greatest war story then 'The Odyssey' is literature's greatest evocation of every man's journey through life Here again Fagles has performed the translator's task.

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❴Read❵ ➭ ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Author Homer – Tyrakel.de Gripping listeners and readers for than 2700 years 'The Iliad' is the story of the Trojan War and the rage of Achilles Combining the skills of a poet and scholar Robert Fagles brings the energy of conGripping listeners and readers for than 2700 years 'The Iliad' is the story of the Trojan War and the rage of Achilles Combining the skills of a poet and scholar Robert Fagles brings the energy of contemporary language t.

ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback

ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback Όμηρος is considered the author of The Iliad and The Odyssey and is revered as the greatest of ancient Greek epic poets These epics lie at the beginning of the Western canon of literature and have had an enormous influence on the history of literatureWhen he lived is unknown Herodotus estimates that Homer lived 400 years before his own time which would place him at around 850 BCE while other ancient sources claim that he lived much nearer to the supposed time of the Trojan War in the early 12th century BCE Most modern researchers place Homer in the 7th or 8th centuries BCEThe formative influence of the Homeric epics in shaping Greek culture was widely recognized and Homer was described as the teacher of Greece Homer's works which are about fifty percent speeches provided models in persuasive speaking and writing that were emulated throughout the ancient and medieval Greek worlds Fragments of Homer account for nearly half of all identifiable Greek literary papyrus finds

ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIO this enduring heroic epic If 'The Iliad' is the world's greatest war story then 'The Odyssey' is literature's greatest evocation of every man's journey through life Here again Fagles has performed the translator's task.

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  1. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIἸλιάς Ὀδύσσεια The Iliad and Odyssey Homer The Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter traditionally attributed to Homer Set during the Trojan War the ten year siege of the city of Troy Ilium by a coalition of Greek states it tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and


  2. André Neves André Neves says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBII read it when was in school and it was obligatory Portuguese subject reading I tried a second reading and decided to give another opportunity to this masterpiece and I really really enjoyed it even than the first time


  3. Lucinda ReedNowland Lucinda ReedNowland says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIThe best story ever it has everything love romance war brave handsome men exotic places monsters beautiful women its all in these two stories Odysseus is my all time favorite hero and although he is a brave hero he has his faults and it's this combination that makes him so lovable and what makes this story one of the greatest of all time The text can be difficult to read and following the who's who of the gods and goddesses can be quite a feat I've read it several times I never get tired of it


  4. Patricia Patricia says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIOther than the gruesome violent images often presented in magnificent detail hey it is a war I really enjoy reading Homer's epic poem Where else are we given such insight into stubborn Agamemnon noble Hector intelligent and well spoken Odysseus lazy and spineless Paris guilt ridden Helen the wrath of the warrior Achille's and how vain he can be? We can identify with Trojan and Greek alike agonizing with both sides over the destructiveness of war We get the inside story on all the Greek and Trojan heroes and what makes them tick And best of all we get a behind the scenes humorous look at the Greek gods their strengths weaknesses and all the squabbles and fuss that take place between them The Iliad is really incomplete without The Odyssey so I wi


  5. Christina Christina says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIIt didn't take me long to figure out that I'm not a Homer girl I think the problem was partly that after years of taking in entertaining probably dumbed down versions of the stories the reality ended up a bit of a let down Another problem was I had trouble liking any of the characters Achilles? Hector? Even Odysseus? Ugh Whiney deceitful and not very likeableThe Iliad was pretty painful to get through I forced myself to finish and


  6. Keivan Keivan says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIThe translation was pretty readable This is part of the Great Books of the western world Collection that I have set out to readUlysses is my favorite Greek heroAlways was always will be I read parts of some butchered version in high school but this one seems to have satisfied my goddess needsI think we perhaps need some revitalization of the sentiments present in these books to save America from going down the cultural tubes When the Odyssey is replaced with the jersey Shore cannot possibley turn out wellHow could i rate such a classic any less than 5 stars?


  7. ✨Sumi ✨Sumi says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIIt's a damn Greek tragedyThe Iliad takes us through the battle of Troy and the Greek invasion We are able to Marvel at great warriors like Hector and Achilles We are able to hear of their struggles and their woes and eventually their deathsThe Odyssey takes us through the 10 year struggle to return home after the Trojan War has ended Odysseus battles mystical creatures and the Wrath of the Gods as he tries desperately to come back home to his throneHomer is definitely a master of the


  8. Cindy Rollins Cindy Rollins says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBII am reading this to two sets of students and it never gets old My only complaint is that the Provensons left out Argos I do believe it is the best child


  9. 1marcus 1marcus says:

    ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' Epub µ Paperback ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' kindle, ἸλιάςὈδύσσεια' MOBIThe “Iliad and the Odyssey” keeps you on the edge of your seat from the beginning of the story to the end I’m not into books like this one but I LOVED this book The adventure mystery and the understanding of pre history are great for anyone who wants to read this book All these things made me want to read the book over again and even write a boo


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