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The following postings give summaries of the astronomical content of Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey  Please scroll down to each section 1. Astronomy & Calendars        2. The Odyssey &  the  Iliad       3. Through the Ages 4. Odysseus … Continue reading

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1. Homer the Astronomer …

                                                       Homer, Astronomy & a luni-solar calendar by Florence and Kenneth Wood IN THE centuries after the death of Homer, the ancient world’s renowned poet and storyteller, there are intriguing references to him also being skilled … Continue reading

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