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Child Of The Amazons And Other Poems

by Max Eastman

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10587855M
ISBN 100548468869
ISBN 109780548468869

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eastman, Max, Child of the Amazons. New York & London, M. Kennerley, (OCoLC) Document Type. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

In Greek mythology, the Amazons (Ancient Greek: Αμαζόνες Amazónes, singular Αμαζών Amazōn) were a tribe of warrior women believed to live in Asia Minor. Apollonius Rhodius, in his Argonautica, mentions that the Amazons were the daughters of Ares and Harmonia (a nymph of the Akmonian Wood), that they were brutal and aggressive, and their main concern in life was.

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Mitchell Kennerley. In the initial poem of this book, Mr. Max Eastman presents, under the thin veil of a classic myth, a problem essentially modern; modern, 'that is, in the peculiar emphasis placed upon it by the majority of people who write about such subjects today.

Thyone, one of the younger Amazons. I look at him and see the baby I held in my arms, dewing besotted, unable to believe that I'd created another human being. I see the toddler, reaching for my hand, the schoolboy weeping tears of fury after being bullied by some other child.

I saw the vulnerabilities, the love, the history.” ― Jojo Moyes, Me Before You. Author of Enjoyment of poetry, Enjoyment of laughter, Reflections on the failure of socialism, Artists in uniform, Since Lenin died, Marx, Lenin and the science of revolution, Child of the Amazons, Stalin's Russia and the crisis in socialism.

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Sharing his poems will definitely make adults and. The Amazons were a race of female warriors in Greek mythology, who dwelt in the region of modern-day Ukraine. Two of the best known Amazon queens were Penthesilea, who took part in the Trojan War, and her sister Hippolyta, who was the owner of a magical girdle, given to her by the god of war magical girdle was the object that Heracles had to recover to.

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p. 1. CHAPTER I THE AMAZONS IN GREEK LEGEND. The Iliad contains two direct references to the Amazons: namely, in the story of Bellerophon 1 and in a passage from the famous teichoscopy. 2 The context to which the first of these belongs is classed by critics as an "echo" from the pre-Homeric saga, and therefore it may be inferred that the Amazon tradition in Greek .This book is for children's books that were published from to A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.When the companies were thus arrayed, each under its own captain,the Trojans advanced as a flight of wild fowl or cranes that screamoverhead when rain and winter drive them over the flowing waters ofOceanus to bring death and destruction on the Pygmies, and theywrangle in the air as they fly; but the Achaeans marched silently,in [ ].