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Homer's "Iliad": A Discussion Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Homer, background information, and the "Iliad." This book goes through the Iliad book by book.
The Odysseus Code
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Sifipublishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
In ‘The Odysseus Code’, Sarita Armstrong solves the underlying mysteries of Homer’s epic poem, the Odyssey. Through meticulous research and exploration, she finds the answers to a 3000 year old puzzle. Most modern scholars believe that Homer's descriptions of the routes and the places that Odysseus visits in the poem are purely imagined. Sarita Armstrong disagrees and explains why in this book.
A Key to the Grove and Other Poems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An expansive collection of remarkable poems by Peter Coe Verbica. "Each offering is wise, surprising, authentic, and rendered with beautiful and arresting figurative language. I have rarely read a collection that I could say was entertaining, but Peter Coe Verbica has accomplished that with his keen eye, huge heart, and wit.” —Ron Hansen, author of "Desperadoes"
Luna Waxing: Book 1 of the Luna Cycle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,640. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
What would you do if you couldn’t hug, kiss, or touch the person closest to you? Celeste Nix thinks she going to a college like any other. And it is, except for some of the people in class. There is Iris, the three-color-dyed-hair pixie girl. There is Hunter, the hunky soccer playing senior. There is Lupe, the modern day Wicca. And then there is Haruki. She doesn't know what he is. Yet.
The Night Julius Caesar Invented Champagne
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 153,720. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rebecca, modern-day wine-expert and ‘nose’, never imagined she’d become a wine-detective. But when ‘Doctor ‘47’ and his dark forces continue saturating the market with copy-wines, ready to decimate anyone in their way, especially a Rebecca, she travels across time and space – escorted by Julius Caesar, Wolfgang Puck and Julia Child– to find the first vine. Will she prevail and save wine?
The Odyssey Study Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 and represented by Hodder Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
This is a summary / study guide of Homer' s The Odyssey. If you don't have time to read the whole book, this study guide well help you understand the material faster.
Corky and the Alaskan Quake, A Suspense Novel, The Third Book in the Alaskan Adventure Series
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Corky, an Alaskan Bush pilot, flies to remote airstrips in bad weather to take a medical team to a village, and to rescue hunters being trapped by a snowstorm. A thief is kept from stealing unique art as she plans how to manage her gold claims. The strong earthquake shakes Alaska and Corky and Mark are the first to report it’s effects on Kachemak Bay.
The Odyssey: A Reader's Guide to the Homer Epic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This new guide to The Odyssey is the perfect study aid for reading Homer's epic. Included in this guide: a historical look at the book's origins, a look at its context in Ancient Greece, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays. Concise and easy to read, this is the definitive guide to The Odyssey.