BOOK ONE- Athena is addressing the Greek God assembly in hopes of putting the case of Odysseus before the Gods once more.
BOOK TWO- Telemachus is inspired by Athena and gets a council of men and asks them if they would go on a long journy.
BOOK THREE- Telemachus and Athena travel to the kingdom of Nestor and Telemachus asks where his father was. King Nestor tells them to travel to Sparta
BOOK FOUR- Telemachus and Nestor's Son are welcomed my King Menelaus and Queen Helen. They tell they story of Odysseus' journey and that he is still alive.
BOOK FIVE- Anthea puts the case of Odysseus once more before the Gods. The Gods begin to argue over the case. Poseidon then creates a sea storm and Odysseus' ship wrecks. He survies and swims to land.
Book Six- Odysseus washed up on the land of the Phaeacians. Athena now intervened to make sure these people would help him along his journey. She made a Princess Nausicaa, help him and tend to him.