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  • Published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2007.
  • Year Published: 2007
  • Description: x, 285 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780871139764 :
  • 0871139766

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Homer's the Iliad and the Odyssey : a biography

by Manguel, Alberto.

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Call number: 883 Ho

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

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Introduction -- 1. Summaries of the Books -- 2. A life of Homer? -- 3. Among the philosophers -- 4. Virgil -- 5. Christian Homer -- 6. Other Homers -- 7. Homer in Islam -- 8. Dante -- 9. Homer in Hell -- 10. Greek versus Latin -- 11. Ancients versus moderns -- 12. Homer as poetry -- 13. Realms of gold -- 14. Homer as idea -- 15. The eternal feminine -- 16. Homer as symbol -- 17. Homer as history -- 18. Madame Homer -- 19. Ulysses' travels -- 20. Homer through the looking glass -- 21. The never-ending war -- 22. Everyman.

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