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Homer the Essential Iliad

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While preserving the basic narrative of the Iliad, this bare-bones abridgment highlights the epic's high poetic moments and essential mythological content, and will prove especially useful in surveys of world literature, and in Western civilization surveys.

Table of Contents

Homeric Geography (map) vi
Introduction ix
A Note on the Translation xliii
A Note on the Abridgment xliv
The Essential Iliad
Major Characters 158(8)
Suggestions for Further Reading 166

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