In Chapters 1, Ships and Men, Ulysses starts his journey home to Ithaca. In Chapter 2, The Ciconians, Ulysses attempts to attack the Ciconians, and is. Ulysses is a war hero from the Trojan War, a war that lasted a decade. We are reading the version of The Adventures of Ulysses written by Bernard Evslin. The leader of the Greek forces returning from Troy encounters the Cyclops, the beautiful sorceress Circe and more, as he tries to ward off the anger of the gods.

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I extremely disliked how the author wrote this book. The Odyssey continues to be one of my favorite adventure stories! Eurylochus convinces the men to slay the cattle. Keeper of the Winds. Jun 01, Kaylin rated it liked it. Ulysses is not scared as they attacked he just put all his anger together and klysses the cyclops.

That same night, Telemachus returns from searching for news of his father as a party of Penelope’s suitors lie in wait to kill the prince. How Ulysses is able to defeat the suitors has always been the highlight of the story for me! Felt like the same thing was happening over and over again. The god is greatly pleased and grants Ulysses a bag of winds in order to help him return to Ithaca. The book “Ulysseus” by Bernard Evslin, was a good book if you like Greek mythology, and action.


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I really liked this book because the adventures were really cool and it tell’s the story really straight forward. Section 4, The Cyclops’ Cave. I admire how Ulysses is able to outwit the gods against him and how he is determined to get home to his Lady Penelope, and his son Telemachus, who is now a grown man!

Selected pages Title Page. They were enjoying the lotus flowers that were being given to them, but for some reason they made everyone drowsy and sleepy.

He is under disguise and only his son knew who he is. Mass Market Paperbackpages. Ulysseus and his men find themselves trapped in Polyphemus’ cave. Quotes from The Adventures of The Adventures I think that this book is very interesting and it was very fun to read it! I don’t care about what other people say, this book is really good and if you’re a person who loves reading about thrilling odysseys and dangers lurking in every page, I recommend this book.

Of course, nothing beats Homer’s original. My opinion has changed. Ulysses wanted to protect his wife and get all the spoiled sailors out of the castle.

Ulysses was sometimes a jerk, and he was very confident in himself. As a beggar, Ulysses goes to the home of Eumaeus, his swineherd, who agrees to feed the beggar.


The Adventures of Ulysses – Section 10, The Sirens & Scylla and Charybdis Summary & Analysis

It was the book that inspired me to start travelling, to want to see the world outside of my city. Nov 21, Igor rated it really liked it. Advebtures whole book repeats itself until the last chapter.

Oct 24, Riley rated it did not like it. I thought this book was pretty good because it had a lot of suspense, action, drama and other words that describe this story. The Adventures of Ulysses from BookRags.

At dusk the next day, Ulysses, dressed as a beggar, arrives at advfntures castle where the suitors abuse him. This bestselling anthology includes such well-known stories as “Theseus and the Minotaur” and “Perseus and Medusa.

Jan 10, Archuleta Chick rated it it was ok. Section 13, Ino’s Veil. This study guide contains the following sections: This section contains 1, words approx.