Heroic Virtue In Literature Books
Books con argomento Heroic Virtue In Literature
Heroic Identity in the World of Beowulf
edizioni Brill Academic Pub collana Brill Academic Pub (Hardcover) , 2008
Readers of Beowulf have noted inconsistencies in Beowulf's depiction, as either heroic or reckless. Heroic Identity in the World of Beowulf resolves this tension by emphasizing Beowulf's identity as a foreign fighter seeking glory abroad. Such men resemble wreccan, "exiles" compelled to leave their homelands due to...