[tags: Iliad] - Homer’s epic poem The Iliad has various types of characters and theme.The Iliad focuses on two main characters, Achilles and Hector.It is made very clear in the Trojan War that the gods rule the humans’ lives.
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[tags: Achilles, Iliad, Hector, Patroclus] - Violence Differences An analysis of the three different types of violence shown in The Iliad.
What sort of violence do you show or see in your daily life.
For the gods any human would risk embarrassment and disgrace by praying for their mercy.
The Greeks and Trojans look up to the gods and see them as higher than royalty, “He (Aeneas) was more than royal blood; his mother was Aphrodite herself” (Trojan War 266).
Trojan War Thesis Paper From the reading the Trojan War we can see that the Mycenaean people regard themselves as inferior to the gods, and are the gods pawns meant to carry out what they will not do themselves.
Since the Trojan War is a document taken almost entirely from Homer’s Iliad, as well as a variety of poems written around the time, the insecurities of the Mycenaean are clear as they themselves created gods to worship who have little to no respect for the human race.
Both of these characters portray great strength and heroism as warriors in different ways.
The Iliad can also be seen as a story about Greek culture, but from a Christian perspective, this contradicts Christian views....
Everyday there is always someone or something that just makes you angry. A quick background story of Achilles is when he was a young boy his mother dipped him into the River of Styx....
[tags: Homer, Trojan War, Iliad, Odyssey] - There are many running themes in the literary work “The Iliad”, but the one that stands out to me and that caught my attention.