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Please try again later. Written by Virgil, a Roman poet, The Aeneid is the missing link in our pop-culture portrayal and understanding of the Trojan War.

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I happen to love both the Iliad and the Mmandelbaum. Aeneas flees the ashes of Troy to found the city of Rome and change forever the course of the Western world—as literature as well. Gods of my homeland, save my household, save my grandson. I decided that I could probably deal with some spacing issues if it meant I could read the Fagles translation.

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Praise “Allen Mandelbaum has produced a living Aeneida version that is unmistakably poetry. The Aeneid is a sequel to Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey, written around years after them. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition. After the battle of Philippi in 42 B.

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If you have read the Iliad then you know Troy falls.

Essentially Juno holds a grudge. Although ambitious, Virgil was never really happy about the task. Looking for More Great Reads?

The Aeneid of Virgil

My library Help Advanced Book Search. The epic follows Trojan warrior Aeneas as he journeys from Troy and invades Italy. VirgilAllen Mandelbaum. During the reign of emperor Augustus, Virgil became a member of his court circle and was advanced by a minister, Maecenas, patron of the arts and close friend to the poet Horace. The Aeneid of Virgil. Aeneas flees the ashes of Troy to found the city of Rome and change forever the course of the Western world–as literature as well.

Along with the Iliad and the Odyssey, the Aeneid is one of the foundational texts of Western Civilization for good reason. This entire epic reminded me of an unnecessary Hollywood sequel, made purely as a cash-in.

Father Neptune, what are you preparing? Book Two of the Aeneid is probably the highlight of the book. The Greeks, such as Odysseus, are among the villains. Knox “Mandelbaum has… given us a contemporary experience of the masterpiece, at last.

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