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Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Dalya Bordman - Goodreads

Beowulf isn't exactly my favorite work of literature, however, it is an adventurous and fun piece to read. It is a typical story of good defeating evil and depicts exciting battle scenes. What I ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Jo-Ann Murphy - Goodreads

I did not know what to expect when I bought this book. I have heard about Beowulf for years and heard parts receited in old English, but I really knew almost nothing about it.. I found it very easy reading and easy to understand. It was an enjoyable story and a pretty quick read. Read full review

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Right. Beowulf sucks. Call me a philistine, call me illiterate, call me what you will, I didn't care for this. Didn't like it in high school and I don't like it any better today. It's dated and more or less inaccessible to these modern ears. Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Michael Weaver - Goodreads

Was in the mood for the classics this evening. What can I say that hasn't already been said, totally excellent Read full review

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User Review  - Matt Ambs - Goodreads

Well written by the standards of any age. It is quite a perplexing read as far as trying to reconcile modern standards of morality to its pages. Apparently humbleness is not quite the way of the Danes and Geats... but a truly great book! Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Tori - Goodreads

2005...Read for school.This epic poem tells the story of a Geat warrior named Beowulf. Usually I hate books of this sort that I am forced to read for class, but this one was not so bad. The ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Maurizio (matemati) - Goodreads

I badly need to reread it, as I took a lot of questions wrong in the trivia. It was just a high school memory to me. Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Janet - Goodreads

I read this in 11th grade. I remember nothing about it. I do remember that we greatly disliked our teacher and that one day one of my fellow students threw his book out the window and the entire class ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Abbi Dion - Goodreads

reviewing beowulf seems wrong. the only thing i will say is: vivid. amazing to think about these people, alive, in the 8th century (more or less), feasting before death. Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Iowa City Public Library - Goodreads

I never expected to read Beowulf, figuring it was a semester long project involving more Old English than I cared to learn. Still, I liked the movie pretty well, and found that Nobel winner Seamus ... Read full review


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