The Odyssey Pdf is the eBook of two major ancient Greek epic poems credited to Homer, the legendary Greek writer. It is considered one of the oldest surviving works of literature still available for contemporary readers.
Most of the Historians generally believe that The Odyssey was composed initially in Homeric Greek around the 7th or 8th century BC and, by the 6th century BC, had become an essential part of the Greek literature.
Central themes in the poem embody the concepts of wandering(return), Friendship, omens, and testing.
The slaves and women have a significant role in this epic poem than any other ancient literature work.
Overview Of The Odyssey
The Odyssey by legendry Green writer, Homer, is considered one of oldest surviving literature work, which is still available to read in orignal form.
The events covered in this epic poem begin ten-year after the end of the Trojan War, from which the king of Ithaca, Odysseus, has still not returned due to the anger of the god of the sea, Poseidon.
Telemachus, the son of Odysseus, is around 20 years old and lives with his mother, Penelope, on the island of Ithaca, where many powerful rowdy young men aim to impress Queen Penelope and take up the King’s palace and all his belongings.
The goddess Athena, the protectress of Odysseus, requests Zeus, the king of all gods, to allow Odysseus to return his home in the absence of Poseidon from Mount Olympus.
Then Athena visits Telemachus in disguise as a chieftain and urges him to find his father.
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Get the Pdf eBook of this classic anicent epic poem by Homer, which is considered as oldest surviving literature available for the readers in modern times.
This epic legendry poem is the index of the rich Greek ancient history and literature.
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|First Written in:||7th or 8th BC|
|Translated in English:||1614|
|Pdf File Size:||1.49 Mb|