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Moby Dick, All Quiet on the Western Front and Homer's The Odyssey by Bob Dylan
Moby Dick, All Quiet on the Western Front and Homer's The Odyssey.
"The themes from those books worked their way into many of my songs, either knowingly or unintentionally. I wanted to write songs unlike anything anybody ever heard, and these themes were fundamental," Dylan says during the 30-minute lecture.