The Most Important Stories Ever Told

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Among the rubble of an ancient temple, archaeologists have dusted off the oldest physical copy of one of the greatest stories ever told.

The Greek Culture Ministry has announced the discovery of the oldest written extract of Homer’s Odyssey. Initial analysis of the slab strongly suggests it dates back to around the third century CE during the Roman era, although the team is yet to confirm this through scientific techniques.

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The Most Important Stories Ever Told

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