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Author Kundmueller, Michelle M., author.

Title Homer's hero : human excellence in the Iliad and the Odyssey / Michelle M. Kundmueller
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, 2019
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Contents Introduction: human excellence in Homer -- The Iliad -- Homer's honor-loving heroes: Ajax and Agamemnon -- Homer's love-torn heroes: Achilles and Hektor -- Homer's pausing hero: Odysseus at Troy -- The Odyssey -- A hero's story -- Remembering home -- At the heart of homecoming -- The meaning of homecoming -- Conclusion: Homer's hero
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Homer -- Characters
Homer -- Criticism and interpretation
Heroes in literature.
Characters and characteristics.
Heroes in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 143847668X