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The Odyssey of Homer

Author: Yuri Rasovsky; Edward Asner; Irene Worth; Homer.
Publisher: [Ashland] : Blackstone Audiobooks, [2004]
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It seems quite natural, given the original intent of The Odyssey as a story to be listened to and savored, to present this epic to the modern audience in a medium that most adheres to its aural-oral nature and the immediacy of its telling. Divided into eight one-hour segments of dramatization, each segment is followed by commentary on a particular aspect of the segment by a noted expert.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Drama
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)319433705
Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Yuri Rasovsky; Edward Asner; Irene Worth; Homer.
ISBN: 0786132558 9780786132553
OCLC Number: 60629441
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Yuri Rasovsky, adapter; Ed Asner, host; Irene Worth, and others, performers.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 48 min.))
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 112143 KB; MP3 file size: 219691 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Yuri Rasovsky.

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It seems quite natural, given the original intent of The Odyssey as a story to be listened to and savored, to present this epic to the modern audience in a medium that most adheres to its aural-oral nature and the immediacy of its telling. Divided into eight one-hour segments of dramatization, each segment is followed by commentary on a particular aspect of the segment by a noted expert.

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