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    DescriptionA witty portrait of Odysseus, Homer's fictional Bronze Age hero, recounts his life and exploits as chronicled in Homer's epics The Iliad and The Odyssey, as well as in the works of Tennyson, Cavafy, and others, tracing the evolution of a remarkable literary figure through his diverse incarnations. 3


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    Title
    Odysseus
    Subtitle
    A Life
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Charles Rowan Beye
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 354 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781401300241
    ISBN 10: 1401300243
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LIT
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    DC22: 813.6
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    BIC subject category V2: DSBB
    Ingram Subject Code: FH
    Libri: I-FH
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 813/.6
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 69
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 37
    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
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    B&T Approval Code: P26308000
    BISAC V2.8: BIO006000
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    BISAC V2.8: FIC014000
    LC classification: PS3602.E93 O34 2004, PS3602.E93 \O34 2004
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: FV, FN
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Hyperion
    Imprint name
    Hyperion
    Publication date
    01 June 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Charles Rowan Beye is Distinguished Professor of Classics Emeritus at the City University of New York and has taught at Boston University, Stanford University, and Yale University. The author of numerous books and articles about the classics (particularly Homer and epic poetry), he divides his time between Cambridge, Massachusetts, and New York City.