Homer

The Iliad

Homer's epic poem The Iliad laid the foundation upon which Ancient Greece developed its culture, societal values, religious beliefs and practice of warfare. The influence of The Iliad on Western civilization has been vast, inspiring many of its most famous works of literature, music, and visual art.
507 printed pages
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Samuel Butler

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    Aleksandr Beljakovshared an impression4 years ago

    Тяжело зашла. А в итоге, троя все еще не пала.

    Nađashared an impressionlast year
    🎯Worthwhile

Quotes

    Liamhas quoted5 months ago
    and when the child of morning, rosy-fingered Dawn,
    Reemhas quoted6 months ago
    for I fear that I shall not escape you since heaven has delivered me over to you. Furthermore I say, and lay my saying to your heart, spare me, for I am not of the same womb as Hector who slew your brave and noble comrade."
    ziggy73has quoted6 months ago
    They stood as thick upon the flower-bespangled field as leaves that bloom in summer.

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