Understanding Beowulf as An Indo-European Epic

Understanding Beowulf as An Indo-European Epic

A Study in Comparative Mythology

eBook - 2010
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This monograph is the first book-length comprehensive textual analysis of the Beowulf saga as an Indo-European epic. It provides a detailed reading of the epic in conjunction with ancient legal and cultural practices that allow for a new understanding of this classic work. This theoretical resource offers insights valuable to the fields of comparative mythology, medieval literature and Anglo-Saxon studies.
Publisher: Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2010
ISBN: 9780773421691
0773421696
9780773437555
077343755X
Characteristics: 1 online resource (605 pages)

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