The Iliad
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Rieu, E. V. 1887-1972, translator.
Jones, P. V. translator,
Rieu, D. C. H. translator.
Published
London : Penguin Classics, 2014.
ISBN
9780141394657, 014139465X
Lexile measure
1330L
Rating
1330L
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
lxxxv, 462 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Language
English
Lexile measure
1330

Notes

General Note
Originally published: 1950.
General Note
Revised translation originally published: 2003.
General Note
A prose reworking of the Iliad.
Description
Centres on the critical events in the last year of the Trojan War, which lead to Achilleus' killing of Hektor and determines the fate of Troy. This book presents a universal and tragic view of the world, of human life lived under the shadow of suffering and death, set against a vast and largely unpitying divine background.
Target Audience
1330L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,11.3,25,12787.
Language
Translated from the Ancient Greek.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Homer., Rieu, E. V. 1., Jones, P. V., & Rieu, D. C. H. (2014). The Iliad . Penguin Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Homer et al.. 2014. The Iliad. London: Penguin Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Homer et al.. The Iliad London: Penguin Classics, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Homer,, E. V. 1887-1972 Rieu, P. V Jones, and D. C. H Rieu. The Iliad Penguin Classics, 2014.

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