Versions of the Text

Different file types allow different capabilities.  For example, you can download pdf files.   However, the Scholar Annotation tool will not work with pdfs but will for html and some electronic books.

Full Text PDFThe Odyssey Fagles Translation

Full Text HTML:  The Odyssey translated by Samuel Butler

AudioYouTube of Ian McEllen Reading the Fagles Translation Chapter 1(other chapters are linked)

EBookThe Odyssey Graphic Version

Websites for Background Information

The British Museum Exhibition on Ancient Greece: Daily Life, Festivals and Games, Geography, Gods and Goddesses, Sparta, War, etc.  Explore all aspects of life in Ancient Greece by looking at artifacts from that time.

Ancient History Encyclopedia

Crash Course Video on The Odyssey