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Beowulf by Unknown
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Jun 15, 2011

did not like it
bookshelves: history, poetry
Read from June 15 to 26, 2011 — I own a copy

This is terrible. Beowulf is the most famous epic poem ever. I remember learning about it when I was at school, and thinking how I'd like to read it one day. I never have (too many books, too little time), and I still say (despite listing this on here as "Read") I haven't. BECAUSE, like The Art of War, this is impossible to read on an e-reader.

So, to be honest to the experience, I have to give this one star only. This feels like a betrayal. In fact, it feels so bad that I am, at this very minute, logging into my local library to see if they've got a decent copy to read properly.
Several copies, not all currently available (it's good to see that others are reading this great classic). I shall visit the library tomorrow.

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Reading Progress

45.0% "Note to self: NEVER try reading an e-book again that has tons of footnotes."

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