Related History & Literature on Shmoop
Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching The Iliad Teacher Pass
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Sample of Related History & Literature on Shmoop
- The Odyssey
Especially useful in providing a fuller view of Homer's poetry – those teaching and reading the Iliad will find the section on "themes" helpful.
An overview of Aeschylus's dramatic tragedy, touching on the life of Agamemnon after he returns home from the Trojan War.