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The Odyssey of Homer

The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work ascribed to Homer. The poem is fundamental to the modern Western canon, and is the second oldest extant work of Western literature, the Iliad being the oldest. It is believed to have been composed near the end of the 8th century BC, somewhere in Ionia, the Greek coastal region of Anatolia.

The poem mainly centers on the Greek hero Odysseus (known as Ulysses in Roman myths) and his journey home after the fall of Troy. It takes Odysseus ten years to reach Ithaca after the ten-year Trojan War. In his absence, it is assumed he has died, and his wife Penelope and son Telemachus must deal with a group of unruly suitors, the Mnesteres or Proci, who compete for Penelope's hand in marriage. (from wikipedia.org)

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The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work ascribed to Homer.
The Odyssey (1997 film)
A film edited from the 1997 TV series, The Odyssey, which is directed by Andrei Konchalovsky and is based on Homer's ancient Greek epic poem, The Odyssey.
In Our Time, The Odyssey
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss The Odyssey by Homer, often claimed as the great founding work of Western Literature. It's an epic that has entertained its audience for nearly three thousand years.

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The Odyssey of Homer
Translated by Alexander Pope. This edition is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. Table of Contents. Introduction. Book I. Book II. Book III. ...
The Odyssey of Homer
Author: Homer; translated by Alexander Pope, 1688-1744. Publisher: New York, American Book Exchange. Book Contributor: University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The Odyssey of Homer
The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Odyssey of Homer, by Homer. Translator: William Cowper. Read This Book Online. Download This eBook. HTML. EPUB. Kindle. Plain Text.
The Odyssey of Homer
Author: Homer; Samuel Henry Butcher, 1850-1910; Andrew Lang, 1844-1912. Publisher: London : The Macmillan company. Book Contributor: University of California Libraries.
The Odyssey of Homer
Author: Homer; William Morris, 1834-1896. Publisher: London : Reeves & Turner. Language: English. Book Contributor: Robarts - University of Toronto.
The Odyssey of Homer
The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Odyssey, by Homer. Translator: Samuel Butler. Read This Book Online. Download This eBook. HTML. EPUB. Kindle. Plain Text.
The Odyssey
Author: Homer; Samuel Butler, 1835-1902. Subject: Odysseus (Greek mythology). Publisher: London : Fifield. Book Contributor: University of California Libraries.
The Odyssey of Homer
Author: Homer; translated by George Herbert Palmer, 1842-1933. Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton, Mifflin and company. Book contributor: University of California Libraries.

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The Odyssey: Homer
Librivox recording of The Odyssey, by Homer (transl. Samuel Butler). Read by LibriVox Volunteers. Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text.