Who was Homer? When were the Iliad and Odyssey composed? What were Odysseus', Achilles, and Hector's beliefs about government, religion, and class?
In this introduction to the Iliad and Odyssey, the author uses both the texts and the latest research material to reconstruct the Homeric age.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 02/09/1999
- Category: Literary studies: classical, early & medieval
- ISBN: 9780712665735