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text No man's lands : one man's odyssey through The Odyssey

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Details the author's efforts to retrace the footsteps of Odysseus from Troy to Ithaca as recorded in "The Odyssey," following the Greek hero on his journey around the Mediterranean to discover why this tale continues to resonate with Western readers.

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"No greater claim to our credence" : on the isle of the nymph Calypso -- Something to say for yourself, or, Among the oar-loving Phaeacians -- Troy, backstory capital of the world -- Losing to the twelfth seed : surprised by the Cicones -- Acropol... Read more
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xiv, 286 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
Publisher
Crown 2008

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TADL-WOOD 883.01 HUL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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