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The Iliad of Homer: Cowper Edition By Homer
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When Helen is taken away by the Trojans, a mighty Greek king gathers the various city states for war against the city of Troy to try and get Helen back. What the Greeks don’t realize is that... More > Helen, while being captured, has fallen in love with a Trojan prince, a local hero in Troy. Achilles is a mighty Greek warrior that the Greeks have on their side and the two brilliant minds of Hector and Achilles clash as the Greek siege the city of Troy. The fight becomes personal as allies and friends are killed and one of these heroes goes so far as to insult the gods themselves in his desire for conquest. This epic poem tells a story of love and conquest as two ancient empires battle it out.< Less
The Iliad and The Odyssey: Butler Edition By Homer
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When the beautiful Helen is taken away and fall madly in love with Hector of Troy her Greek partner gathers the forces of Greece to fight against the Trojans to get her back. One of the mighty heroes... More > that goes along with the war is the mighty Achilles who manages some great feats in the battle but in the end is cursed by the gods for an act of defilement and dies. After the war, the story switches to the fated Ulysses who mocks the Greek god of the seas and is lost for decades in the waters of the Mediterranean. As he fights with gods and even travels to the realm of the dead to once again return home, his throne is threatened as new suitors seek to claim his wife and his crown back in Greece.< Less
The Iliad (Translated, Annotated, Illustrated, Quotes) By Homer
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Thus begins the stirring story of the Trojan War and the rage of Achilles that has gripped listeners and readers for 2,700 years. This timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of... More > men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction, as it moves inexorably to its wrenching, tragic conclusion. Renowned classicist Bernard Knox observes in his superb Introduction that although the violence of the Iliad is grim and relentless, it coexists with both images of civilized life and a poignant yearning for peace. Combining the skills of a poet and scholar, Robert Fagles brings the energy of contemporary language to this enduring heroic epic. He maintains the drive and metric music of Homer's poetry, and evokes the impact and nuance of the Iliad's mesmerizing repeated phrases in what Peter Levi calls "an astonishing performance."< Less
Achilles in Rome The Latin Iliad of Baebius Italicus By Translated by Steven R. Perkins
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During the reign of the Roman Emperor Nero, Baebius Italicus translated the great Trojan War epic of Homer into Latin. The Italicus translation became the only version of the Iliad known during the... More > Middle Ages. This new rendition presents the standard text of the poem by Marco Scaffai on facing pages with the English translation. Along with a preface on the method of translation as well as a list of all characters in the poem, this book will introduce readers to an action-filled look at the greatest war poem in Western literature.< Less
Homer's The Iliad: a study guide [student edition] By C. David Claudon
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A study guide for teachers of Robert Fagles' translation of Homer's The Iliad, created by 43 year veteran high school instructor, C. David Claudon. For over 10 years available online, this guide has... More > been used by both teachers and students with success. Each book of the classic includes questions, thought questions, and character lists. Projects, essay topics, and tests are also included.< Less
Homer's The Iliad: a study guide [student edition] By C. David Claudon
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A study guide for teachers of Robert Fagles' translation of Homer's The Iliad, created by 43 year veteran high school instructor, C. David Claudon. For over 10 years available online, this guide has... More > been used by both teachers and students with success. Each book of the classic includes questions, thought questions, and character lists. Projects, essay topics, and tests are also included.< Less
Homer's The Iliad: a study guide [teacher edition] By C. David Claudon
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A study guide for teachers of Robert Fagles' translation of Homer's The Iliad, created by 43 year veteran high school instructor, C. David Claudon. For over 10 years available online, this guide has... More > been used by both teachers and students with success. Each book of the classic includes questions (and answers in the teachers' edition), thought questions, and character lists. Projects, essay topics, and tests are also included.< Less
Homer's The Iliad: a study guide [teacher edition] By C. David Claudon
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A study guide for teachers of Robert Fagles' translation of Homer's The Iliad, created by 43 year veteran high school instructor, C. David Claudon. For over 10 years available online, this guide has... More > been used by both teachers and students with success. Each book of the classic includes questions (and answers in the teachers' edition), thought questions, and character lists. Projects, essay topics, and tests are also included.< Less
The Works of Homer: The Homeric Hymns, the Iliad, and the Odyssey By Homer et al.
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The Homeric Hymns are a collection of Ancient Greek hymns celebrating individual gods. They were uncritically attributed to Homer himself in Antiquity—from the earliest written reference to... More > them, Thucydides (iii.104)—and the label has stuck. "The whole collection, as a collection, is Homeric in the only useful sense that can be put upon the word;" The Iliad is an epic poem in dactylic hexameters. 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 the warrior Achilles. The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad. The poem is fundamental to the modern Western canon, and is the second oldest extant work of Western literature, the Iliad being the first. It is believed to have been composed near the end of the 8th century BC, somewhere in Ionia, the Greek coastal region of Anatolia.< Less
The Iliad of Homer by Samuel Butler (Knowledge Management Edition) By Jose D. Pérezgonzález [ed.]
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If you are contemplating buying The Iliad, sure that you know what the book is about. Thus, why buying a Knowledge Management Edition instead of a normal one? There are several reasons, among them... More > saving time -you do not have much time to read, or you have to read it aloud to youngsters or elders-, catching up quickly with its contents -for a second reading, for catching up with classic literature, before watching the film-, of having two versions in one -for english students with different levels of proficiency; etc.< Less

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