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The Odyssey

by Homer

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Where did Telemachus stop on his way to Sparta in The Odyssey?

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When Telemachus sets off in search of his father, he first sails to Pylus, home of Nestor, an old friend of his father. Nestor suggests that Telemachus head for Sparta to visit Menelaus. Nestor believes that Menelaus may have heard word of Odysseus's whereabouts during Menelaus's travels.

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