The Iliad/The Odyssey

The Iliad/The Odyssey Gripping Listeners And Readers For Than , 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 To 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 Magnificently, Giving Us An Odyssey To Read Aloud, To Savor, And To Treasure For Its Sheer Lyrical Mastery Each Volume Contains A Superb Introduction With Textual And Critical Commentary By Renowned Classicist Bernard Knox 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 the warrior Achilles.The Iliad Characters Ajax, Odysseus, Helen of Troy, Menelaus, Paris, Hector, Achilles, Agamemnon, Aeneas, Sarpedon, Priam, Cassandra, 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 the warrior Achilles.The Iliad Characters Ajax, Odysseus, Helen of Troy, Menelaus, Paris, Hector, Achilles, Agamemnon, Aeneas, Sarpedon, Priam, Cassandra, Patroclus, Diomedes, Ajax Oileus, Andromache, Briseis, Hecuba, Nestor, AkhilleusThe Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to
Le das la Il ada y la Odisea, dir a que me ha hecho disfrutar un poco m s la segunda, quiz por los seres fant sticos inolvidable el duelo entre Odiseo y el c clope Polifemo, a quien aquel deja ciego que hacen peligrar el periplo de Odiseo prefiero el nombre griego, por mucho que la inmensa mayor a de las traducciones en espa ol lo llamen por el nombre latino, Ulises de Troya a taca Los dos poemas hom ricos son cantos escritos a mayor gloria del h roe griego Aquiles en la Il ada, Odiseo e Le das la Il ada y la Odisea, dir a que me ha hecho disfrutar un poco m s la segunda, quiz por los seres fant sticos inolvidable el duelo entre Odiseo y el c clope Polifemo, a quien aquel deja ciego que hacen peligrar el periplo de Odiseo prefiero el nombre griego, por mucho que la inmensa mayor a de las traducciones en espa ol lo llamen por el nombre latino, Ulises de T
The 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 The best story ever it has everything love, romance, war, brave, handsome men, exotic places, monsters, beautiful women
Other 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 G Other 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 spinel
The translation was pretty readable This is part of the Great Books of the western world Collection that I have set out to read.Ulysses is my favorite Greek hero.Always was always will be I read parts of some butchered version in high school but this one seems to have satisfied my goddess needs.I 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 possi The translation was pretty readable This is part of the Great Books of the western world Collection that I have set out to read.Ulysses is my favorite Gre
The 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 book review on it First the adventure is wild from the start Fighting the Cyclopes and winning made me think that no matter what the size of the pers The 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 book review on it First the adventure is wild from the start Fighting the Cyclopes and winning made me think that no matter what the size of th
5 18 6 2013 5 18 6 2013 5goodreads It 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
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  • The Iliad/The Odyssey
  • Homer
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  • 10 August 2018
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