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Nic Fields

“It must be remembered that the Iliad and Odyssey were composed as epic tales and not as historical texts. To use Shakespeare's Macbeth as a source for 11th-century Scottish politics would rather miss the point of the play, and the same is true of the Homeric epics.”

Nic Fields, Mycenaean Citadels c. 1350–1200 BC
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Mycenaean Citadels c. 1350–1200 BC (Osprey Fortress #22) Mycenaean Citadels c. 1350–1200 BC by Nic Fields
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