Ulysses Uncovered is the best book you can have to climb the mountain that is Ulysses. Within a week (of leisurely reading) you will know the story of Joyce’s great masterpiece and you will have gained great insights into each of the main characters of the novel. The 18 chapters of Ulysses Uncovered parallel the 18 episodes of Ulysses and all of the comments and footnotes therein are informative and revealing. Special attention is given throughout to the connection with Homer’s epic. The end result is that your appetite for reading Joyce’s classic will be whetted and a positive frame of mind securely established. There is only one thing to do – Go climb that mountain – and climb it with Ulysses Uncovered.