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The Odyssey
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New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1998.
Physical Desc:
lxx, 515 pages : map ; 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 10.3 - AR Pts: 24
Lexile measure:
830L
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Description

A reprint of the ancient Greek epic with an introduction giving the background to the times, viz. "The ceremonies of civilization do not mean much to us today; we tend to see them as insincere ... To Homer they are very beautiful and their violation a more serious matter than we can imagine."

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Book
Edition:
1st Farrar, Straus, and Giroux ed.
Language:
English
ISBN:
0374224382, 9780374224387, 0374525749, 9780374525743
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 10.3, 24 Points
Lexile measure:
830

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 511-512).
Description
A reprint of the ancient Greek epic with an introduction giving the background to the times, viz. "The ceremonies of civilization do not mean much to us today; we tend to see them as insincere ... To Homer they are very beautiful and their violation a more serious matter than we can imagine."
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,10.3,24,5993.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Homer., & Fitzgerald, R. (1998). The Odyssey. 1st Farrar, Straus, and Giroux ed. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Homer and Robert Fitzgerald. 1998. The Odyssey. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Homer and Robert Fitzgerald, The Odyssey. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1998.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Homer., and Robert Fitzgerald. The Odyssey. 1st Farrar, Straus, and Giroux ed. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1998. Print.

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