Understanding the OdysseyUnderstanding the Odyssey a student casebook to issues, sources, and historic documents
Claudia Durst Johnson and Vernon Johnson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
ISBN: 031303933X ISBN13: 9780313039331 Edition: (electronic bk.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
A literary analysis of Homer's "The Odyssey": transformation and
return -- Greek mythology and Homer -- The geography of "The Odyssey"
-- Archaeological excavations pertinent to Homer's epics -- The
historical context of "The Odyssey" -- The Trojan War of myth and
legend -- Supporting players in "The Odyssey": the underclasses --
Modern applications: the problem of revenge -- Contemporary
applications: the athlete and athletics -- Modern applications: the
evolution of the heroic ideal.
Electronic reproduction.Westport, Conn.: Greenwood
Press,2004.Available via the World Wide Web.Access is limited to
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Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: xvii, 224 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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