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Return to Ithaca Eyvind Johnson

Return to Ithaca

Eyvind Johnson

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474 pages
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Return to Ithaca is a realistic and modernistic retelling of Homers Odyssey and illustrates the moral dilemma after World War II – does good ends justify the means? The novel emphasises the repetition of history, the illusion of chronological timeMoreReturn to Ithaca is a realistic and modernistic retelling of Homers Odyssey and illustrates the moral dilemma after World War II – does good ends justify the means? The novel emphasises the repetition of history, the illusion of chronological time and the similarity of mans condition under varying circumstances.