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Product Description: Told by three characters in the first person, two men and a woman, this novel displays the craziness and madcap society of Berkeley in the late sixties. No political stuff, but the inner lives of denizens of the Berkeley underground during an exciting and seminal period...read more

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9781530049707 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 14, 2016, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Told by three characters in the first person, two men and a woman, this novel displays the craziness and madcap society of Berkeley in the late sixties.

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Product Description: Barry Powell, acclaimed translator of the Iliad (OUP, 2013) and the Odyssey (OUP, 2014) now delivers a graceful, lucid, free-verse translation of the most important books and passages of the Aeneid in a pleasant modern idiom. On-page notes explain obscure literary and historical references, while the rich visual program lightens the text and educates students in the history of Western art by presenting a single topic as represented over 2,000 years...read more
By Barry B. Powell (trans)

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9780190204969 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 3, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Barry Powell, acclaimed translator of the Iliad (OUP, 2013) and the Odyssey (OUP, 2014) now delivers a graceful, lucid, free-verse translation of the most important books and passages of the Aeneid in a pleasant modern idiom.

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Product Description: Barry Powell, acclaimed translator of the Iliad (OUP, 2013) and the Odyssey (OUP, 2014) now delivers a graceful, lucid, free-verse translation of the Aeneid in a pleasant modern idiom. On-page notes explain obscure literary and historical references, while the rich visual program lightens the text and educates students in the history of Western art by presenting a single topic as represented over 2,000 years...read more
By Barry B. Powell (trans)

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9780190204952 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 3, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Barry Powell, acclaimed translator of the Iliad (OUP, 2013) and the Odyssey (OUP, 2014) now delivers a graceful, lucid, free-verse translation of the Aeneid in a pleasant modern idiom.

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Product Description: Renowned Homer scholar Barry B. Powell has already given the world powerful new translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey. Now his Homer's Iliad and Odyssey: The Essential Books brings together his translations of the most important books and passages from these two great poems in one handy volume...read more
By Barry B. Powell (trans)

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9780199394074 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Renowned Homer scholar Barry B.

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Product Description: Sing to me of the resourceful man, O Muse, who wandered far after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy. He sawthe cities of many men and he learned their minds.He suffered many pains on the sea in his spirit, seeking to save his life and the homecoming of his companions...read more
By Barry B. Powell (trans)

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9780199360314 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 2, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Sing to me of the resourceful man, O Muse, who wandered far after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy.

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780384336506, titled "Historical Atlas of the United States" | Revised edition (Johnson Reprint Corp, June 1, 1972), cover price $39.00 | also contains Historical Atlas of the United States | About this edition: Detailed maps provide a social, political, and economic geography of the United States

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9780134015361 | Pap/psc st edition (Longman Pub Group, August 16, 2014), cover price $75.80 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780321878229 | Pck pap/ps edition (Longman Pub Group, February 5, 2013), cover price $74.47 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205730520 | Longman Pub Group, January 23, 2013, cover price $67.80 | About this edition: Worldly and scholarly, this well-designed text presents myths from around the world in a lively and easy-to-read manner.

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780134015323 | 8 pap/psc edition (Longman Pub Group, July 25, 2014), cover price $111.07 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780321985248 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Longman Pub Group, January 30, 2014), cover price $96.67 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.

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9780321974518, titled "Classical Myth: Books a La Carte Edition" | 8 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, January 29, 2014), cover price $71.33
9780321945723 | 7 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, October 10, 2013), cover price $73.33

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780205194148 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Longman Pub Group, July 8, 2011), cover price $113.67 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205176076 | 7 edition (Longman Pub Group, July 7, 2011), cover price $107.00 | About this edition: Comprehensive and scholarly, this well-designed text presents Greek and Roman myths in a lively and easy-to-read manner.
9780136061717 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, October 15, 2008), cover price $104.20 | About this edition: Comprehensive and scholarly, this well-designed text presents Greek and Roman myths in a lively and easy-to-read manner.
9789990175752 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, May 30, 2006), cover price $0.02
9780131962941 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, May 23, 2006), cover price $97.40 | About this edition: Comprehensive and scholarly, this well-designed and class-tested text presents Greek and Roman myths in a lively and easy-to-read manner.
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9780321971289 | 8 psc edition (Longman Pub Group, January 1, 2014), cover price $90.67

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Product Description: Writing: Theory and History of the Technology of Civilization traces the origins of writing tied to speech from ancient Sumer through the Greek alphabet and beyond. Examines the earliest evidence for writing in Mesopotamia in the fourth millennium BC, the origins of purely phonographic systems, and the mystery of alphabetic writing Includes discussions of Ancient Egyptian,Chinese, and Mayan writing Shows how the structures of writing served and do serve social needs and in turn create patterns of social behavior Clarifies the argument with many illustrations...read more

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9781118293515 | Cdr edition (Blackwell Pub, January 17, 2012), cover price $104.95
9781405162562 | Blackwell Pub, April 27, 2009, cover price $121.95 | About this edition: Writing: Theory and History of the Technology of Civilization traces the origins of writing tied to speech from ancient Sumer through the Greek alphabet and beyond.

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9781118255322 | Reprint edition (Blackwell Pub, February 21, 2012), cover price $40.95 | About this edition: Writing: Theory and History of the Technology of Civilization traces the origins of writing tied to speech from ancient Sumer through the Greek alphabet and beyond.

Miscellaneous:

9781118293508 | Blackwell Pub, January 25, 2012, cover price $104.95

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Product Description: Organized chronologically, this text presents a complete picture of Greek civilization as a history and features sections on the art, architecture, literature, and thought of each period.

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9780205697342 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, July 1, 2009), cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Organized chronologically, this text presents a complete picture of Greek civilization as a history and features sections on the art, architecture, literature, and thought of each period.
9780139211560 | Prentice Hall, April 30, 2005, cover price $68.60 | About this edition: Organized chronologically, this book presents a complete picture of Greek civilization as a history.

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Product Description: This concise book is a complete and contemporary introduction to Homer and his two master-works, the Iliad and the Odyssey. It explains the “Homeric Question,” illuminating its current status, and critiques the literary qualities of the Iliad and the Odyssey, analyzing and contrasting their plotting, narrative technique, and characterization...read more

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9781405153249 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, May 4, 2007), cover price $127.95 | About this edition: This concise book is a complete and contemporary introduction to Homer and his two master-works, the Iliad and the Odyssey.
9780631233855 | Blackwell Pub, November 1, 2003, cover price $77.95 | About this edition: This concise book is an ideal introduction to Homer – the poet and his two great epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey.

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9781405153256 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, May 4, 2007), cover price $46.95 | About this edition: This concise book is a complete and contemporary introduction to Homer and his two master-works, the Iliad and the Odyssey.
9780631233862 | Blackwell Pub, October 24, 2003, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This concise book is an ideal introduction to Homer – the poet and his two great epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey.

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Product Description: The purpose of this book is to dispel misunderstanding about the genesis of the Homeric poems and other knotty problems in oral studies, such as the meaning of "orality," "literacy," "tradition," "memorization," and "text." The study is about the nature and history of writing--how it was used in the Ancient Near East, and especially in Greece, and its relationship to Homer...read more

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9780521782067 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: The purpose of this book is to dispel misunderstanding about the genesis of the Homeric poems and other knotty problems in oral studies, such as the meaning of "orality," "literacy," "tradition," "memorization," and "text.

Paperback:

9780521036313 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 16, 2007, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: The purpose of this book is to dispel misunderstanding about the genesis of the Homeric poems and other knotty problems in oral studies, such as the meaning of "orality," "literacy," "tradition," "memorization," and "text.

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Product Description: THE WAR AT TROY: A TRUE HISTORY. SYNOPSIS Far away in Asia pregnant Hekabê, queen of Troy, dreams that she has given birth to a firebrand. The child, Paris, is exposed to die; but a shepherd raises him. In his youth Paris is loved by Oinonê, maid of the mountains...read more

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9781425722791 | Xlibris Corp, September 5, 2006, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: THE WAR AT TROY: A TRUE HISTORY.

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9781425722784 | Xlibris Corp, September 5, 2006, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: THE WAR AT TROY: A TRUE HISTORY.

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Product Description: An essential reference for anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding and appreciation of classical mythology, this unique guide offers original source material on the social and historical background, interpretation, and commentary on major literary books on Greek myth—such as Homer, Hesiod, the tragedians, the historians, Ovid, Vergil, and in Greek art...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780130258397 | Longman Pub Group, September 1, 2001, cover price $98.20 | About this edition: An essential reference for anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding and appreciation of classical mythology, this unique guide offers original source material on the social and historical background, interpretation, and commentary on major literary books on Greek myth—such as Homer, Hesiod, the tragedians, the historians, Ovid, Vergil, and in Greek art.

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Product Description: This volume is the first English-language survey of Homeric studies to appear for more than a generation, and the first such work to attempt to cover all fields comprehensively. Thirty leading scholars from Europe and America provide short, authoritative overviews of the state of knowledge and current controversies in the many specialist divisions in Homeric studies...read more
By Ian Morris (editor) and Barry B. Powell (editor)

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9789004099890 | Brill Academic Pub, August 1, 1997, cover price $351.00 | About this edition: This volume is the first English-language survey of Homeric studies to appear for more than a generation, and the first such work to attempt to cover all fields comprehensively.

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Product Description: What caused the invention of the Greek alphabet? Who did it, and why? The purpose of this challenging book is to inquire systematically into the historical causes that underlay the radical shift from earlier and less efficient writing systems to the use of alphabetic writing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521371575 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: What caused the invention of the Greek alphabet?

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9780521589079 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1996), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: What caused the invention of the Greek alphabet?

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