The Iliad
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New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015].
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
xli, 558 pages : map, genealogical tables ; 24 cm
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Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
NF 883.01 HOMER 2015

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Book
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English
ISBN
9780062046277, 0062046276

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Includes bibliographical references.
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"Composed around 730 B.C., Homer's Iliad recounts the events of a few momentous weeks in the protracted ten-year war between the invading Achaeans, or Greeks, and the Trojans in their besieged city of Ilion. From the explosive confrontation between Achilles, the greatest warrior at Troy, and Agamemnon, the inept leader of the Greeks, through to its tragic conclusion, The Iliad explores the abiding, blighting facts of war. Carved close to the original Greek, acclaimed classicist Caroline Alexander's new translation is swift and lean, with the driving cadence of its source--a translation epic in scale and yet devastating in its precision and power." --,Amazon.com
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Caroline Alexander brings to life Homer's timeless epic of the Trojan War.
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Translated from the Ancient Greek.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Homer., & Alexander, C. (2015). The Iliad (First edition.). Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Homer and Caroline Alexander. 2015. The Iliad. New York, NY: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Homer and Caroline Alexander. The Iliad New York, NY: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Homer,, and Caroline Alexander. The Iliad First edition., Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015.

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