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  • Item #: ILIADS
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  • Item #: 031629
    ISBN: 9781853262425
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  • Item #: 069470
    ISBN: 9780140445923
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    Translated and revised by Robert Fagles, this edition of The Iliad provides a readable version of the ancient tale of the Trojan Wars. Designed to make the flow of this classic poem accessible to modern readers, the translator has not attempted to produce a literal line-for-line translation of the original work by Homer. This version provides readers with a faithful but flexible rendition of the famous story of the siege of ancient Troy. The subject matter is filled with references to war and violent behavior, pagan gods and goddesses, along with references to the passions of men, so readers should be prepared to confront such issues if they choose to pick up this classic book. This resource is included in the Well Planned Gal Ancient Civilizations’ curriculum. 600 pgs, pb. ~ Mike

  • Item #: 018710
    ISBN: 9780374529055
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    Homer's Iliad is considered to be one of the greatest Greek battle sagas. This translation by Robert Fitzgerald has become a classic in its own right, written in vernacular, accessible blank verse. An introduction by Andrew Ford (professor of classics at Princeton University) places the Iliad in historical and cultural context. 588 pgs, pb.
  • Item #: 011158
    ISBN: 9781615380374
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    This edition of Homer's Iliad is translated by Samuel Butler. It includes an introduction by the translator, a glossary of characters, and occasional black and white illustrations. This version of the Iliad is published by Memoria Press.

  • Item #: 006215
    ISBN: 9780553494839
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  • Item #: 045957
    ISBN: 9781882514281
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  • Item #: 036945
    ISBN: 9780986325731
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  • Item #: 037399
    ISBN: 9780226470498
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    This book includes a beautiful translation of the Iliad by Richmond Lattimore. The translation is very poetic and easy to read, capturing the essence of the original text while using more contemporary language. It makes the Homer telling of the Battle of Troy more readable than it's ever been. A 55 page introduction is included that summarizes and analyzes the text. A helpful glossary of names and terms is included. If you're going to undertake the reading of this ancient poem, this translation is the one to use. Every fifth line of the poem is numbered for easy reference and group reading. 528 pgs, pb.

  • Item #: 001417
    ISBN: 9780753457221
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  • Item #: 056829
    ISBN: 9781615383696
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  • Item #: 036492
    ISBN: 9780140275360
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    This is the Robert Fagles translation of the complete epic story of Troy that was written by Homer. It's a great translation that shares all the adventure and poetry of the text in modern verse. This is a classic story that most people don't take the time to examine, but reading the complete account is very rewarding. Characters like Helen, Paris, Hector, Achilles, and Olympian gods come to life. This edition boasts many great features, including a 64-page introduction that analyzes the story and highlights the main points, a guide for pronouncing names, maps of regions involved in the story, and notes on the translation. Every tenth line of the book is numbered for easy reference or group reading and discussion. Though still not a light read, this edition of the amazing tale is the most readable and absorbing complete version that I have seen. 684 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 004409
    ISBN: 9780883881798
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    These pictures - most taken from cups, vases, jars, and bowls that are more than 2000 years old - tell the first half of the story of the Trojan War.

  • Item #: 004410
    ISBN: 9780883882146
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    Again taken from items of pottery found in various places, this concludes the story of the Greek war with Troy.

  • Item #: ILDODY
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  • Item #: 049658
    ISBN: 9780977340002
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    Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey as translated by Samuel Butler. This no-nonsense text includes Books I-XXIV of both epic poems without illustrations. 473 pgs. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 022908
    ISBN: 9781454906124
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  • Item #: 016176
    ISBN: 9781936648375
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    ISBN: 9781615389865
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    ISBN: 9781615389872
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    ISBN: 9781411469754
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  • Item #: 010473
    ISBN: 9781433248825
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  • Item #: 058877
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    The Iliad and The Odyssey.
  • Item #: 068745
    ISBN: 9780692879818
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  • Item #: 038006
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    The first of four units in the MFW high school program, this one is considered foundational to the rest and covers Bible, history and English and is worth 3 full-year credits (1 credit per subject). The lesson plans are designed for the students to work independently the majority of the week, with a parent-student conference and discussion of topics covered on Fridays. You will need to add math and science to the curriculum (MFW recommends Saxon Math with DIVE CDs for math and Apologia Science) and may also want to consider adding foreign language, logic or other electives. For Bible and history, students will read through the Old Testament along with Taking the Old Testament Challenge. The Old Testament Readings are also central to the ancient history study along with Notgrass Exploring World History. Students will fill in an Ancient History Timeline Book to record events from their reading. There are comprehension questions, map work and service projects as well. In English, the focus is on essay writing, particularly the argumentative essay, and students will write five of these during the year. Literature from the periods covered is also read and analyzed from a Christian perspective. The Limited Edition Package includes Lesson Plans; Ancient Literature Supplement; Ancient History Timeline Book and figures; Daniel Inductive Bible Study for Teens; Unwrapping the Pharaohs; Student Bible Atlas; Exploring World History set; What On Earth Am I Here For?; The Odyssey; The Cat of Bubastes; Bulfinch's Greek and Roman Mythology; New Answers Book; The Iliad; Encyclopedia of the Ancient World; The Tabernacle; Eric Liddell; the Epic of Gilgamesh; Taking the Old Testament Challenge and Journey Through the Bible.

  • Item #: 013768
    ISBN: 9780689868832
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    Includes both the Iliad and the Odyssey at an upper-elementary reading level.

  • Item #: 071468
    ISBN: 9781599150260
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  • Item #: ANCGRC
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  • Item #: 009638
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    Studies in Poetry (Smarr), Epic of Gilgamesh (Smarr), Book of Job, Greek and Roman Mythology, Iliad, Oedipus Rex, Antigone, Aeneid, The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, The Song of Roland, Ivanhoe, La Vita Nuova, The Misanthrope, The Law, The Kreutzer Sonata.