The Iliad of Homer (Google eBook)
"Sing, goddess, the anger of Peleus’ son Achilleus / and its devastation." For sixty years, that's how Homer has begun the Iliad in English, in Richmond Lattimore's faithful translation—the gold standard for generations of students and general readers.
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the illiadUser Review - Jess23 - Borders
This book is good if you want an easy read. But it seems to be more the translatters version than Homer's. Also, this book speaks of the gods as the romans did, not the greeks. Homer repetes the gods ... Read full review
Homer: IliadUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
More than almost any other book, Homer's Iliad is meant to be spoken aloud, so it's a natural fit for audiobooks. With his fluid translation of ancient Greek into the rhythms of contemporary ... Read full review