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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Mar 21, Aedan rated it really liked it. I may try that one still, but I would Not recommend this one.

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

I guess Evslin’s Heroes and Monsters is his best work. My favorites were, and still are, Snow White and the Odyssey. Felt like the same thing was happening over and over again. This shows that Ulysses will do whatever it takes to save his crew and he will even put his own life at danger to save them. When Ulysses finally catches a break with the keeper of the winds they are sailing home.

The Adventures of Ulysses Summary & Study Guide

I don’t care about what other people say, adfentures 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. But after reading a couple of books I think that this book is very interesting and it was very fun to read it!

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My opinion has changed.

I have always enjoyed reading about Greek gods, goddesses, and heroes. Section 4, The Cyclops’ Cave.

Still disguised, Ulysses tells Penelope pleasing stories about Ulysses and convinces her to hold an archery contest to decide who her next husband will be. The Hellenes land on a beautiful island where they are assaulted by giant cannibals and only one ship sdventures. I extremely disliked how the author wrote this book. Well, the city was booby trapped and they lost a few men and lost all there treasure.

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

I think it would be better for a guy because their into action, but not for a girl. View all 6 comments. I can’t even recall how many times I’ve watched the amazing movie of Odyssey with Armand Assante and Isabella Rosellini!!! Lists with This Book. Ulysses also cares for his son because he wants to know Telemachus’s whereabouts, what he is doing and if anything has happened to him. It was also cool that this book was based of the Odyssey that was made hundreds of years ago by a blind Greek poet.

References to this book High interest-easy reading for junior and senior high school students National Council of Teachers of English. He lives with the enchantress for a long time before resuming his voyage upon which she tells him that he must first travel to Tartarus. Ulysses also desperately wants to meet his son because he was just a baby when he left Ithaca. He is under disguise and only his son knew who he is. The saddest part of the story is when Argo passes away in Ulysses’ arms.

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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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But then again, I am a mythology geek. Jun 01, Indie rated it liked it. Although he did have some help from the gods at times, it is physically impossible for a mortal man, Ulysses in this case, to lift aeventures giant rock by himself and throw it to crush some of his enemies. He is unable to help Ulysses who has a foreboding dream of the monsters he will encounter on his voyage.