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Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is a retelling of Homer's great epic poem the Iliad in novel form. A sample: Rage. Goddess, use me to tell the story of the rage of Achilles, a Greek warrior who had the rage of a god. The rage of the son of Peleus made corpses of many men and sent their souls to the Land of the Dead. Dogs and birds feasted on warriors’ flesh, all because of Achilles and the will of Zeus, king of gods and
The Curse of Troy: Helen's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Helen of Troy! The most beautiful woman in the world. Her face launched a thousand ships. Betrayal, greed and power unfold in this compelling Greek tragedy.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (an amalgam of aphorisms, apothegms and apologues), which depicts “a boiling pot of philosophy” with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
Homer - The Iliad in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Iliad” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Iliad”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Homer - The Odyssey in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Odyssey” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Odyssey”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
From the Iliad to the Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose of Quintus of Smyrna’s Posthomerica
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Quintus of Smyrna told the story of the Trojan War from the burial of Hector until the Greeks set sail for home after the fall of Troy. In other words, he told the story of the Trojan War from the end of the Iliad to when Odysseus sets sail for home in the Odyssey after Troy has fallen.
The Fisherman of Halicarnassus
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı (1890–1973), known as the Fisherman of Halicarnassus, was the founder of the famous Mavi Yolculuk “BLUE VOYAGES”. A historian, humanist and ecologist, he was one of Turkey’s most popular writers and has been described as a modern Homer. This book explores life of the writer and the history and culture of these beautiful Aegean and Mediterranean sailing waters
The Memnid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The MEMNID details the adventures of Memnon, son of the mythological goddess of the Dawn, as he and his comrades traverse the perilous seas to assist the Trojans against the invading Grecian armies. During his voyage, Memnon encounters vengeful immortals, monstrous fiends, mischievous deities, and ravishing goddesses – all intent upon preventing his arrival to Troy.
Hector and Achilles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
HECTOR AND ACHILLES is an action-packed retelling in dramatic verse of the events surrounding the epic duel between Hector and Achilles. Based on Homer's ILLIAD, it is filled with action, passion, soaring verse, and even rollicking humor. [A Verse Drama (play in 9 scenes) by Edward Eaton (©2013) released by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.]
Homer's "Odyssey": A Discussion Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 148,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read books from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.