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The Iliad
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The Iliad

Homer Alexander 

Published by Vintage Classics | Language - English | Binding - Hard Bound

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About the Book: The Iliad

High on Olympus, Zeus and the assembled deities look down on the world of men, to the city of Troy where a bitter and bloody war has dragged into its tenth year, and a quarrel rages between a legendary warrior and his commander. Greek ships decay, men languish, exhausted, and behind the walls of Troy a desperate people await the next turn of fate. This is the Iliad: an ancient story of enduring power; magnetic characters defined by stirring and momentous speeches; a panorama of human lives locked in a heroic struggle beneath a mischievous or indifferent heaven. Above all, this is a tale of the devastation, waste and pity of war. Caroline Alexanders virtuoso translation captures the rhythms and energy of Homers original Greek while making the text as accessible as possible to a modern reader, accompanied by extensive extra material to provide a background to the poem. The result of three thousand years of story-telling, Homers epic has resonated with every age and every human conflict: this is the Iliad at its most electrifying and vital.

About the Author: Homer Alexander

Caroline Alexander is the author of seven books of non-fiction including the international bestsellers The Endurance: Shackletons Legendary Antarctic Expedition and The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty. A contributing writer for National Geographic Magazine, Alexander has also written for the New Yorker, Smithsonian and Granta among other publications. Alexanders latest books are Lost Gold of the Dark Ages: War, Treasure and the Mystery of the Saxons and The War That Killed Achilles: The True Story of the Iliad and the Trojan War. Between 1982 and 85, Alexander established a department of Classics at the University of Malawi, in central-east Africa.

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Book: The Iliad
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ISBN-13: 9781784870560
Product Code 9781784870560
Binding: Hard Bound
Publishing Date: 2016-02
Publisher: Vintage Classics
Number of Pages: 576
Language: English

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