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A sampling of comments on Iliad Rhapsody 5

2016.07.28 / updated 2018.09.08 | By Gregory Nagy The momentum of the war is spirited, and the fighting mood of the warriors verges on overreaching. An outstanding example is Diomedes, who already owns a glorious past as a conquering hero in the epic tradition known as the Sons of the Seven against Thebes or Epigonoi. Now in the epic present of the Iliad he has a chance to outdo himself,… Read more