Was Homer's ODYSSEY based on fact, or was it merely a romantic tale of early wanderlust? Ernle Bradford spent seven years in the Mediterranean in his own small sailing yacht, tracking Ulysses on the basis of clues contained in THE ODYSSEY. If you ...
If you are either a sailor or a lover of classical antiquity you will want this book. If you are both, you will revel in it.
"Bradford's adventures on the trail of Ulysses wove a spell for him. His narrative envelopes us within it too. He is a good chap to meet, if only in his book. For our part, we would like to sail with him." --Edmund Fuller, writing in The Wall Street Journal