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Author Finley, M. I. (Moses I.), 1912-1986.

Title The world of Odysseus / M.I. Finley ; introduction by Simon Hornblower.

Imprint London : Folio Society, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    883 Homer FIN    Available
Description xxv, 192 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill., maps (on lining-papers) ; 26 cm.
Note In slip-case.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Author's preface -- 1. Homer and the Greeks -- 2. Bards and heroes -- 3. Wealth and labour -- 4. Household, kin, and community -- 5. Morals and values -- Appendix I. The world of Odysseus revisited -- Appendix II. Schliemann's Troy, one hundred years after -- Bibliographical essay -- Index of passages quoted -- General index.
Subject Homer. Odyssey.
Homer -- Knowledge -- History.
Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.
Odysseus (Greek mythology) in literature.
Social history -- To 500.
Civilization, Homeric.
Troy (Extinct city)
Added Author Hornblower, Simon.
Folio Society (London, England)

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