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Iliad - Homer, Stanley Lombardo, Sheila Murnaghan
Iliad
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Daniel Mendelsohn, The New York Times Book Review
Daniel Mendelsohn, The New York Times Book Review
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780872203525 (0872203522)
ASIN: 872203522
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
Pages no: 516
Edition language: English
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5.0 Überraschend und Rätselhaft
Zuerst sieht Jamal nur den roten Schal. Doch dann auch die verzweifelte junge Frau, die am Rande der Klippen steht. Er wirft ihr den Schal zu, will sie retten. Aber sie springt. Doch niemand glaubt seine Geschichte, denn vor einigen Jahren sind bereits zwei andere Frauen nach exakt dem gleichen Must...
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0.0 The Iliad
A really worthy four stars story.I'm not really sure how I wound up reading this book and loving it. Epic battle story with gory details of spears going through the gaps between your armour or straight through it. Sons going down in battle leaving fathers grieving back home. How a large portion of t...
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5.0 The Iliad (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
There really isn't anything else to say about the Iliad. It is brutal, infuriating, exciting, and tragic. The introduction by Bernard Knox was excellent.
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sarahsar rated it
When I first read The Iliad, I was way too young to fully appreciate it. I understood, of course, the backstory - a spiteful goddess is left off a wedding invitation list, she retaliates by giving the Trojan prince Paris a golden apple to reward to the best-looking goddess (because that can’t go wro...
O! what Man will do fore a Rime!
O! what Man will do fore a Rime! rated it
5.0 The Iliad by Homer
The majestic king of Troy slipped past the rest and kneeling down beside Achilles, clasped his knees and kissed his hands, those terrible, man-killing hands that had slaughtered Priam's many sons in battle. - Book 24: Achilles and Priam ll. 559-562, p. 604 Warning: Large amounts of spoilers belo...
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