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This Interactive Map Shows Where Homer’s ‘Odyssey’ Really Took Place

31 DEC 2013
Topic : Education News

“The Odyssey,” written by the poet Homer around 800 B.C.E., is one of the greatest human works of all time.

It’s also a dense read, which is why we highly recommend that you listen to it (as was originally intended).

But listening to the entire epic takes a long time as well. That’s why this interactive map by Gisèle Mounzer of esri is a great summary of the most epic homecoming journey ever told.

The cool thing about it is that it tracks Odysseus’ mythical journey around the Mediterranean on a modern-day map.

Read full article: Business Insider