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If the Iliad is the world's greatest war epic, then the Odyssey is literature's grandest evocation of everyman's journey through life. Odysseus' reliance on his wit and wiliness for survival in his encounters with divine and natural forces, during his ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan

Author Homer

Pages 541

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 1997

ISBN 0140268863 9780140268867


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kasey_m_1103 shared a tip "I'm actually looking for a book to read right now. I just finished up Accomplice"

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mahammatt_baba shared a tip "A masterpiece of Epic writing."

jules_lock shared a tip "I'd say it was totally worth the read!"

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rista_dahal shared a tip "tried reading circe after this to stick with a greek myth theme and i couldn’t get over the first chapter, boring asf🤞"

ashlee_whitmire shared a tip "Newest (and best) translation"

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bwch13 shared a tip "i freaking love greek mythology"

donna_reeh shared a tip "I hope you like it. I read it ages ago in school and never forgot it. Epic!"

dustin_whitehead shared a tip "Amazing story of strength and perseverance and even a good love story."

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cyclope_luigi shared a tip "A classic. Takes you on an awesome journey with writing to feed your brain in a new way."

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dawson_dodds shared a tip "I don’t have one. I’m always looking for new reads"

helena_montana shared a tip "I remember #college with this book ended up loving it"

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mary_osborne_9957 shared a tip "I adore this book!"

andrew_2778 shared a tip "Good classic. I love greek mythology"

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jaxon_williams_6856 shared a tip "Took a while"

kristin_leeson shared a tip "Only the cornerstone of Western Civilization for 1500 years."

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kira_camacho shared a tip "I had to read this in school and it sparked a love for mythology"

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kalindi_stone shared a tip "Wonderful."

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alex_cooke_7291 shared a tip "Also Robert Fagles translations are of good quality"

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kelsey_bruce shared a tip "Classic, a book I’m always willing to read again."

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