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WikiOmeros: Bibliography to the Commentary

Primary Texts

Homer, The Iliad, trans. Richmond Lattimore, The Iliad of Homer (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1961)

Homer, The Odyssey, trans. Richmond Lattimore, The Odyssey of Homer (1961. New York: Perennial Classics, 1999)

Marlowe, Christopher, Doctor Faustus, ed. J. B. Steane (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1969)

Milton, John, Paradise Lost (2nd edn, 1674), ed. Stephen Greenblatt et al, The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Sixteenth Century/The Early Seventeenth Century, 8th edn, Volume B (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2006), pp. 1831-2055

Virgil, The Aeneid, trans. Robert Fitzgerald (1983. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Everyman's Library. 1992)

Standard Reference Texts


Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003). Online: Cambridge Dictionaries Online, <>


Collins Concise Dictionary, 5th edn (London and Glasgow: Collins, 2001)

Bib:CED Collins English Dictionary: 21st Century Edition, ed. J. M. Sinclair. 5th edn (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2000) 


Concise Oxford English Dictionary, 11th edn (rev.), ed. Catherine Soanes and Angus Stevenson (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006). Online: Oxford Reference Online, <


A. D. Mills, A Dictionary of British Place-Names (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003). Online: Oxford Reference Online, <>

Bib:DCU Unabridged (v 1.1), based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary (London: Random House, 2006), online:, (2008), <>


A Dictionary of First Names, ed. Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle, and Flavia Hodges (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006).  Online: Oxford Reference Online, <>


The Bible, King James version (Oxford Text Archive, n.d.), Online: University of Virginia, Electronic Text Center: <>


The Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edn (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989). Oxford Reference Online: <> (2007)


Philip's World Encyclopedia (London: Philip's, 2005). Online: Oxford Reference Online,  <

Other References


Anon., 'St Lucia', Connecting Indians Worldwide, online: <> (1998-2007), <> [accessed 09/05/07]


A. C. Breton, 'The Aruac Indians of Venezuela.' Man 21 (January 1921), pp. 9-12. Stable URL: <>


Bernard M. W. Knox, 'On Looking Back To Envision the Future.' Cosmos: A Journal of Emerging Issues (1995). Online (stable URL): <>


Anon., 'Achilles, the Heel.' Focusing on Words, online: <> (1996-2005), <> [accessed 06/05/07]


Jean Pierre Vernant., Myth and Thought among the Greeks. New York: Zone Books (2006)


Anon., 'Martinique', World InfoZone, online: <> (1997-2007), <> [accessed 19/05/07]


Anon., 'Soul Brothers', Afropop Worldwide, online: <> (World Music Productions, 2001-2003), <> [accessed 19/05/07]


Aaron J. Atsma, 'Katasterismoi: Greek Constellations', The Theoi Project: Guide to Greek Mythology, ed. Aaron J. Atsma, online: <> (2000-2007), <> [accessed 19/05/07]


Ron Leadbetter, 'Apollo', Encyclopedia Mythica, online: <>, 1995-2006, <>, revision 2, 31/01/04


Anon, 'Castor', Encyclopedia Mythica, online: <>, 1995-2006, <>, revision 2, 02/08/04


Micha F. Lindemans, 'Romulus', Encyclopedia Mythica, online: <>, 1995-2006, <>, revision 2, 26/03/02


Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe, 'Trees and the Sacred', Sacred Places, online: <> (Department of Art History, Sweet Briar College, undated), <> [accessed 22/05/07]


Rabbi Geoffrey W. Dennis, 'Fig', Encyclopedia Mythica, online: <>, 1995-2006, <>, 26/08/04

Bib:14 a/b/c

Robert J. Lenardon and Mark P. O. Morford, Classical Mythology. 8th edn (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). Bib:14a: p. 622; Bib:14b: p. 105; Bib:14c: p. 484

Bib:15 a/b Dee Brown, ‘The Ghost Dance and Wounded Knee’, Chapter 27 of The American West (1994; Pocket Book edn, London: Simon & Schuster, 2004). Bib:15a: pp.264-75; Bib:15b: p. 329
Bib:16 'Wounded Knee, Battle of', A Dictionary of World History, ed. Edmund Wright (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000); online: Oxford Reference Online <> [accessed 28/04/08]
Bib:17  Stillgoe, John R., 'Construction', part 4 of Union Pacific: Historical Overview (Omaha, NE: Union Pacific, 2008), online: Union Pacific <> [accessed 19/05/08]
Bib:18 Linda Heidenreich, 'Manifest Destiny', The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States, ed. Suzanne Oboler and Deena J. González (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005), online: Oxford Reference Online (e-reference edition) <>, [Warwick University, <>, accessed 28/04/08] 
Bib:19 Norman A. Graebner, Manifest Destiny (Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill, 1968), page xv
Bib:20 Christine Musser, 'Sitting Bull and Catherine Weldon: Ghost Dance at Wounded Knee', online: (13/02/05), <> [accessed 19/05/08]
Bib:21 Tom Holm, 'Indian Treaties and Congresse', The Oxford Companion to American Military History, ed. John Whiteclay Chambers II (Oxford: Oxford University Press 1999), online: Oxford Reference Online [Warwick University, <>, accessed 28/04/08]
Bib:22 'Interstate Highway System', The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (New York: Berkley Books, 2001), online: Oxford Reference Online [Warwick University, <>, accessed 28/04/08]
Bib:23 James Hunter, 'Achilles', Encyclopedia Mythica, online: <>, 1995-2006, <>, revision 3, 30/11/05
Bib:24 Karen M. Strom, 'Ghost Dance', Travels with Daniel—1995 (1995), online: Hanksville, <> (1994-2006), <> [accessed 05/06/06]
Bib:25 John E McClay, 'Scrofula', eMedicine from WebMD, online: <> (1996-2008), <>, update 09.06.06
Bib:26  'The Great Pharos Lighthouse’, The Seven Wonders of the World, online: <> (n.d.), <> [accessed 06/06/08]
Bib:27 James Spaid, The Gryphon Pages (2006), online: <> [accessed 06/06/08]
Bib:28 a/b
J. A. Coleman, The Dictionary of Mythology (London: Arcturus Publishing, 2007). Bib:27a: pp. 431-2; Bib:27b: p. 958
Bib:29 'Ginkgo Biloba', BBC h2g2: The Guide to Life, The Universe and Everything, online: <>, 02/05/00 [accessed 06/06/08]
Bib:30 Cor Kwant, ‘A-bombed Ginkgo trees in Hiroshima, Japan’, The Ginkgo Pages, online: <> (n.d.), <> [accessed 06/06/08]
Bib:31 Thaís Martins and Christopher J. Mead, 'Swifts', The New Encyclopedia of Birds, ed. Christopher Perrins (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007), online: Oxford Reference Online <> and <>
Bib:32 Curiosus, ‘Minor Queries with Answers: Lateen Sails’, Notes and Queries, 2nd series 7:182 (1959), 516-17; online, Oxford Journals Online, <>; cf. Nemo, ‘Lateen Sails’, Notes and Queries, 2nd series 7:184 (1959), 38; online: Oxford Journals Online, <>
Bib:33 'MacArthur, General Douglas', The Oxford Companion to World War II, ed. I. C. B. Dear and M. R. D. Foot (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001), online: Oxford Reference Online <>
Bib:34 Michael Schaller, 'MacArthur, Douglas', The Oxford Companion to American Military History, ed. John Whiteclay Chambers II (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999), online: Oxford Reference Online <
Bib:35 Ria Tan, 'Sea Almond Tree', Mangrove and Wetland Wildlife at Sungei Buloh Wetlands Reserve (2001), online: <>, <> [accessed 03/05/08] 
Bib:36 'Campeche', in Leslie Taylor, Tropical Plant Database (Carson City, NV: Raintree Nutrition Inc.), online: <> (1996–),
<> [accessed 09/06/08]