The World of Odysseus
9%
off

The World of Odysseus

By (author)  , By (author)  , Introduction by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Expected delivery to the United States by Christmas Expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

"The World of Odysseus" is a concise and penetrating account of the society that gave birth to the "Iliad" and the "Odyssey"--a book that provides a vivid picture of the Greek Dark Ages, its men and women, works and days, morals and values. Long celebrated as a pathbreaking achievement in the social history of the ancient world, M.I. Finley's brilliant study remains, as classicist Bernard Knox notes in his introduction to this new edition, "as indispensable to the professional as it is accessible to the general reader"--a fundamental companion for students of Homer and Homeric Greece.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 232 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 16mm | 240.4g
  • NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 1590170172
  • 9781590170175
  • 106,885