About the Book: The Odyssey
This is the epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the
Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature.
Confronted by natural and supernatural threats-shipwrecks, battles, monsters and
the implacable enmity of the sea-god Poseidon-Odysseus must use his wit and
native cunning if he is to reach his homeland safely and overcome the obstacles
that, even there, await him.
About the Author: Homer
Homer is a legendary ancient Greek poet, traditionally said to be the author of
the two great epics of Greek history: the Iliad and the Odyssey. Both books are