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King, Katherine Callen

Ancient Epic

Ancient Epic

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Ancient Epic offers a comprehensive and accessible introduction to six of the greatest ancient epics – Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, Vergil's Aeneid, Ovid's Metamorphoses, and Apollonius of Rhodes' Agonautica.

  • Provides an accessible introduction to the ancient epic
  • Offers interpretive analyses of poems within a comprehensive historical context
  • Includes a detailed timeline, suggestions for further readings, and an appendix of the Olympian gods and their Akkadian counterparts

Keywords: Epic, Ancient Literature, Classics, Ancient History, Classic Literature, Ovid, Homer, Iliad, Odyssey, Vergil, Aeneid, Ovid, Metamorphoses, Apollonius of Rhodes, Agonautica, Homeric Epic, Roman Epic

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
224 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444308556

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