Homer's Illiad is the standard for Classical works and provides us with the springboard for understanding much of our common mythology, cultural references and literary importance in both ancient and modern times. Helen of Troy's kidnapping, the Trojan horse, Achilles and multitudes of gods and goddesses are all revealed to us through the grand scope of the Iliad. 462 pages.
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The story of the Trojan War, an epic tale of men and gods, of the heroes and horrors of war.
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Critical analysis and modern perspectives on the work
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