The Iliad: A New Translation by Caroline Alexander - Homer

The Iliad: A New Translation by Caroline Alexander

Homer

Book Summary

With her virtuoso translation, classicist and bestselling author Caroline Alexander brings to life Homer�s timeless epic of the Trojan WarComposed around 730 B.C., Homer�s Iliad recounts the events of a few momentous weeks in the protracted ten-year war between the invading Achaeans, or Greeks, and the Trojans in their besieged city of Ilion. From the explosive confrontati