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Kommentar Claude Brugger

Kommentar

Claude Brugger

Published
ISBN : 9783111734040
Hardcover
322 pages
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The main focus of the commentary on book 24 of the Iliad is the interpretation of one of the most exciting and moving scenes in the epic: how the Trojan King, Priam, makes his way to his deadly enemy Achilles, at whose hands his son Hector had died-MoreThe main focus of the commentary on book 24 of the Iliad is the interpretation of one of the most exciting and moving scenes in the epic: how the Trojan King, Priam, makes his way to his deadly enemy Achilles, at whose hands his son Hector had died- how the god Hermes guides him almost mystically into the Greek camp- how Achilles, at the end of an emotional encounter, invites Priam to dine with him and hands over Hectors body for burial.