Ithaca has always been, if all the facts pertaining to it from the Odyssey are correctly interpreted. understood, connected and verified, a commune on an island, t an island itself.
The author was born in 1947. He graduated from the Faculty of Law. His profession is a municial judge. He lives with his wife and two children in Zagreb. Brckovic has taken up the problem known in Homeric studies as the Ithaca Question. This book is the result of several years of research by the author at locations in Greece, having establiched that these are the places Homer described in the Odyssey as Odysseus's homeland of Ithaca. Author describes himself as a passionate sailor and science enthusiast.