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Ancient Epic

Narrated by: Alex Hyde-White
Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
Categories: Classics, Greek & Roman
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Summary

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
©2009 Katherine Callen King (P)2012 Audible Ltd

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