Dead at 96. All I’m going to say is that “The Good War” is an unforgettable book.
The Princeton professor and noted translator died today. If you’ve ever labored under the idea that the Greek classics were boring, stuffy, or just not action-packed enough for today’s modern world then you’ve never read his translation of The Odyssey. The credit for the brilliant pacing and development of Odysseus’ long journey home, and which […]