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Homer

Summary: Robert Fitzgerald's translation of Homer's Odyssey is the best and best loved modern translation of the greatest of all epic poems.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Homer

Summary: The centuries old epic about the wrath of Achilles is rendered into modern English verse by a renowned translator and accompanied by an introduction that reassesses the identity of Homer. In Robert Fagles' beautifully rendered text, the Iliad overwhelms us afresh. The huge themes godlike, yet utterly human of savagery and calculation, of destiny defied, of triumph and grief compel our own...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 883.01 HOM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883.01 HOM

Homer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barnes & Noble 1993

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883.01 HOM

Homer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1997

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Homer

Summary: Recounts the triumphs and defeats of the Greek and Trojan heroes during the Trojan War and the destruction of Troy by combined Greek armies.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 883.01 HOM

Homer

Summary: In this fresh, authoritative version—the first English translation of The Odyssey by a woman—this stirring tale of shipwrecks, monsters, and magic comes alive in an entirely new way. Written in iambic pentameter verse and a vivid, contemporary idiom, this engrossing translation matches the number of lines in the Greek original, thus striding at Homer’s sprightly pace and singing with a voice...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: London : W. W. Norton & Company 2018

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Homer.

Summary: "The Odyssey tells of the long and painful return of Odysseus from the Trojan War to his homeland of Ithaka, his wife Penelope, and his son Telemachos. Even after he finally returns, there are enemies to be fought in his house. The action of the poem covers a huge canvas, ranging widely over time and place, exploring the known and the unknown worlds, involving magic and monsters, gods and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HACKT 0000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883.01 HOM

Homer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 1990

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883.01 HOM

Homer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1965

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883 HOM

Homer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Steed Publishing 0000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 883.01 HOM

Conrads, Margaret C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press in association with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.13 CON

Junker, Patricia A.

Summary: As counterpoint to all his other work, especially in the 1880s, they serve to underscore Homer's passion for and dedication to fly-fishing. Examines Homer's lifelong devotion to fishing as it related to his connection to the American landscape, and his extraordinary ability to evoke the atmosphere of pastoral locales. Over 180 color and b/w figures, plates and photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames & Hudson 2003

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: 702 HOMER JUN

Zamorsky, Tania.

Summary: Homer's epic tale of the warrior Odysseus's decades-long struggle to return home after the Trojan War is simply retold for younger readers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Set Zamorsky 2011

Seward, Homer

Summary: Describes various kinds of fishes which can be frightening because they have dangerous bites, spines, or venom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597 SEW

Homer, Holly

Summary: Never again will you hear the all too common call of, I'm bored! with this kid pleaser for many ages. Whether your kid is 3, 5 or 12 years old it's hard to keep them entertained all day, or even for a few hours. But now, when they ask to watch television because they're bored, you'll have the perfect solution with this book. 101 Kids Activities That Are the Bestest, Funnest Ever! has time...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishing Co. 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 793 HOM

Seward, Homer

Summary: Describes different kinds of snakes that live in the sea, discussing their physical characteristics, venom, habitats, habits, and relationship with people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.96 SEW

Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces eels, their physical appearance, types, where they live, their habits, predators and prey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 597.43 SEW

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.43 SEW

Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces the octopus and squid, their habits, physical appearance, and predators and prey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597 SEW

Hickam, Homer.

Summary: The #1 New York Times bestselling memoir that inspired the film October Sky, Rocket Boys is a uniquely American memoir--a powerful, luminous story of coming of age at the dawn of the 1960s, of a mother's love and a father's fears, of a group of young men who dreamed of launching rockets into outer space . . . and who made those dreams come true. With the grace of a natural storyteller,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 1999

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Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces manatees, their physical appearance, habits, babies, and status as endangered animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.55 SEW

Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces the unusually shaped fish called rays, describing their physical appearance, types, where they live, their habits, and prey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.3 SEW

Cikovsky, Nicolai.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Gallery of Art 1995

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Davidson, Homer L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 621.3888 DAV

Hickam, Homer H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIC