Homer at Sea (クデジヅヌサソツケ ヰキセサヅジケ)

Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 6)

The problems inherent in drawing on Homeric epic as an historical source are here reviewed with specific reference to the light that this material may shed on ancient seafaring. Some passages from The Iliad and The Odyssey are discussed as case studies.


Maritime Archaeology Ship Construction Loeb Classical Library Tenon Joint Seagoing Vessel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for the History of ScienceTechnology & Medicine, Imperial CollegeLondon

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