The author of Achilles in Vietnam explores the problems faced by combat veterans when they re-enter American life, using Homer's Odyssey as an allegorical template and advocating changes in American military practice that could help prevent psychological and moral injury to military personnel. Reprint. 10, 000 first printing.... meeting any challenge, such as making the car payments, or fixing a burst washing machine hose, because, they say, ... (12:118ff, Fagles) Odysseus bridles at this cowarda#39;s dash and asks her if he cana#39;t just steer away from the whirlpool andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Odysseus in America|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2003-11-04|