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The Odyssey By Homer
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Ten years have passed since the fall of Troy, and the Greek hero Odysseus still has not returned to his kingdom in Ithaca. A large and rowdy mob of suitors who have overrun Odysseus’s palace... More > and pillaged his land continue to court his wife, Penelope. She has remained faithful to Odysseus. Prince Telemachus, Odysseus’s son, wants desperately to throw them out but does not have the confidence or experience to fight them. One of the suitors, Antinous, plans to assassinate the young prince, eliminating the only opposition to their dominion over the palace. The poem is a fundamental text in the Western canon and continues to be read in both Homeric Greek and translations around the world.< Less
The Odyssey By Homer
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The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work traditionally ascribed to Homer.The poem mainly centers on the... More > Greek hero Odysseus and his long journey home following the fall of Troy. It takes Odysseus ten years to reach Ithaca after the ten-year Trojan War.< Less
Odyssey By Homeros
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The Odyssey begins ten years after the end of the ten-year Trojan War (that is the subject of the Iliad), and Odysseus has still not returned home from the war. Odysseus' son Telemachus is about 20... More > years old and is sharing his absent father’s house on the island of Ithaca with his mother Penelope and a crowd of 108 boisterous young men, "the Suitors", whose aim is to persuade Penelope to marry one of them, all the while enjoying the hospitality of Odysseus' household and eating up his wealth. Odysseus’ protectress, the goddess Athena, discusses his fate with Zeus, king of the gods, at a moment when Odysseus' enemy, the god of the sea Poseidon, is absent from Mount Olympus. Then, disguised as a Taphian chieftain named Mentes, she visits Telemachus to urge him to search for news of his father. He offers her hospitality; they observe the Suitors dining rowdily while the bard Phemius performs a narrative poem for them. Penelope objects to Phemius' theme, the "Return from Troy"..< Less
Odyssey By Andrea Peterson
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This 22 page book features paintings by Andrea Peterson, based on the classic epic poem "The Odyssey" by Homer. It includes an original map of his voyages and lists the order of events that... More > take place on his journey. This book is a wonderful reference and guide for a student studying "The Odyssey" as well an excellent coffee table book. (click the arrows to see preview) Please visit my website ArtistAndrea.com to view more beautiful, whimsical work!< Less
Odyssey By Andrea Peterson
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This 22 page book features paintings by Andrea Peterson, based on the classic epic poem "The Odyssey" by Homer. It includes an original map of his voyages and lists the order of events that... More > take place on his journey. This book is a wonderful reference and guide for a student studying "The Odyssey" as well an excellent coffee table book. (click the arrows to see preview) Please visit my website ArtistAndrea.com to view more beautiful, whimsical work!< Less
odyssey By La Ermita - The Hermitage
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This is a book of parables that may help any man who had difficulties developing into adult life. Each parable offers an opportunity for meditations that can release repressed fears and angers that... More > are still living within, but which desire healing.< Less
odyssey By La Ermita - The Hermitage
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This is a book of parables that may help any man who had difficulties developing into adult life. Each parable offers an opportunity for meditations that can release repressed fears and angers that... More > are still living within, but which desire healing.< Less
The Odyssey By Homer
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The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. Rendered here into English Prose and Translated by Samuel Butler. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work... More > ascribed to Homer. 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. The Odyssey is the story of survival and reconciliation following the ten-year battle with Troy. Where Achilles was defined by warrior brutality, Odysseus, King of Ithaca, is defined by his intelligence and wit. This epic poem follows Odysseus on his adventures as he struggles—against the threats of sea monsters and the temptation of the sirens’ song—to be reunited with his son Telemachus, his faithful, clever queen Penelope, and their kingdom.< Less
Odyssey By Edward O'Toole
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Homer's Odyssey retold as a screenplay. Originally written for a production studio in the build up to Troy being released. An essential insight into life in Ancient Greece and the utterly different... More > view on moral behaviour the Greeks held. Also an important work for anyone considering esoteric pursuits as it deals with the Greek Pantheon, ritualistic progression and Necromancy. There's also a bit of sex.< Less
Odyssey By Edward O'Toole
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Homer's Odyssey retold as a screenplay. Originally written for a production studio in the build up to Troy being released. An essential insight into life in Ancient Greece and the utterly different... More > view on moral behaviour the Greeks held. Also an important work for anyone considering esoteric pursuits as it deals with the Greek Pantheon, ritualistic progression and Necromancy. There's also a bit of sex.< Less