The Adventures of Ulysses
Ulysses is the sharpest tactician among the Greeks and the brains behind the Trojan Horse, the ruse that fooled the Trojans and led to the end of the ten-year Trojan War. The Greeks have won, and Ulysses finally sails for home, his ships loaded with treasure. But his journey will be a long and arduous one. He ...more
Before we started reading about Greek myths and legends, I knew nothing, not the slightest thing. But after reading a couple of books... I LOVE IT!!!
Greek myths are intriguing myths that draw you into a magical world full of adventure, danger and excitement.
I'm especially interested in reading about all the perils Ulysses had to face in order to go home to Ithaca... it's AWESOME!!!
I don't care about what other people say, this book is really go ...more
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My favorite part of this book is on the journey to the "Land of the Dead" when Ulysses instructs a crew member to climb to the top of the mast to be a lookout. When all of a sudden the boat ...more
Ulysses survives and gets out of lots of trouble because he is fearless. Ulysses is about to perish along with h ...more
The mythical creatures and gods/goddesses are very interesting to me. They all have different personalities and ways of thinking which intrigues me. Some of them believe in ...more
The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin is about a man who journeys and circumnavigates around islands in the Mediterranean to return home, though delays his arriving with unanticipated stops and dangerous trials. The Adventures of Ulysses is a fantasy fiction novel. The story takes place in the islands off of Greece in ancient times. In the book, Ulysses faces several tests, trials, and difficult desicions that determine his fate and lead him to the character he is at the end of the book....more
I thought that this book was okay because ...more
The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin is a very interesting adventure book. This book takes place in Greece and is about the adventures that Ulysses has after returning from the Trojan War. Ulysses has many adventures such as a cyclops, a sorceress, a princess, a giant, and even ghosts. Every time Ulysses is close to home something makes it hard for him to get back. Ulysses makes it back to his home island of Ithica. Is able to save his family even if he may lose his whole crew?
I really en...more
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