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    PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version Join or create book clubs Ù 2 Characters Read & download é PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ù Join or create book clubs I got this accidentally My daughter needed an edition of Gilgamesh for school and I got this instead of the edition she needed I am SO glad I didI have been wanting to read Gilgamesh for years I got a copy in college I couldn't make it through I picked up another copy on some other occasion I couldn't make it through Barely got thro

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    PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version Free download Gilgamesh: A New English Version I just finished reading this version of Gilgamesh and I'm still feeling the glow I'm not new to Gilgamesh I had read several versions already but I am new to Stephen Mitchell This version is by far the best I have read Beginning with a 65 page introduction which I found delightful to read Do yourself a favor and don't skip it It too is inter

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    PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version Free download Gilgamesh: A New English Version I had not read the entire Gilgamesh story before but I read some passages in high school English class This is a great edition that ties together the fragments of the Gilgamesh story that have survived for thousands of years in a way that seems true to the way it was written in the original language and text I

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    PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version This version of the great Babylonian epic Gilgamesh is immensely readable and lively Mr Mitchell's version does not try to overawe the reader but strives to make the material approachable and at this he certainly succeeds My own regret is that the editortranslator Stephen Mitchell's introduction was so thorough and length

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    PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version This Stephen Mitchell book is an excellent presentation of The Epic of Gilgamesh The interpretation of the text makes the story much understandable The broad underpinnings of the myth story the great flood the mourning of the loss of a loved one the search for eternal life are made understandable This is highly readable and enjoyable prese

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    Free download Gilgamesh: A New English Version Join or create book clubs Ù 2 Characters Read & download é PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ù Join or create book clubs This is a review of the Kindle version of Mitchell's version of Gilgamesh not the version itself I use the term version because as Mitchell himself admits on p 65 this isn't a translation What Mitchell's done here is to cobble various English translations together into his own version of the epic And his version is exuisite and eminently readable I've taught it for several years and I'm always amazed at how stu

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    Free download Gilgamesh: A New English Version PDF Gilgamesh: A New English Version Join or create book clubs Ù 2 Characters This is really a great version of thus epic story A perfect narration and very pleading bonus material of Stephen taking listeners through the epic and making it even accessible and thoroughly enjoyable I really recommend it to anyone who may have heard the name Gilgamesh or Uruk and wants to know You will not be disappointed The only fault I can find is with the CD case where cds tend to fall out of the inner card inser

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Gilgamesh: A New English Version

Read & download Ü Gilgamesh: A New English Version Ì PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free This brilliant new treatment of the oldest epic in the world is a literary event Esteemed translator and best selling author Stephen Mitchell breathes life into ayear old classic delivering a I got this accidentally My daughter needed an edition of Gilgamesh for school and I got this instead of the edition she needed I am SO glad I didI have been wanting to read Gilgamesh for years I got a copy in college I couldn t make it through I picked up another copy on some other occasion I couldn t make it through Barely got through the first few pagesTHIS one I love it Easy to read Easy to follow the story Plenty of notes in the back where he explains when and where and why he made the translation choices he did Simply fantasticCan t say enough good things about this edition Well worth reading It is actually a fun and exciting story once you get past all the scholarly stuff which is to be expected Gilgamesh wasn t written as literature it was an adventure story and Stephen Mitchell brings it back to it s very very very old roots

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Read & download Ü Gilgamesh: A New English Version Ì PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Bylonia and his journey of self discovery Along the way Gilgamesh discovers that friendship can bring peace to a whole city and that wisdom can be found only when the uest for it is abandoned This is a review of the Kindle version of Mitchell s version of Gilgamesh not the version itself I use the term version because as Mitchell himself admits on p 65 this isn t a translation What Mitchell s done here is to cobble various English translations together into his own version of the epic And his version is exuisite and eminently readable I ve taught it for several years and I m always amazed at how students respond so positively to this ancient tale Unfortunately the Kindle version ignores the care with which Mitchell organizesarranges his version into verse which he explains on pp 65 66 by not retaining the poetic formatting Instead Mitchell s version is turned into a prose narrative thus abdicating one of the things that makes his version so accessible I returned my Kindle copy because of this and I d encourage others to do the same

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Read & download Ü Gilgamesh: A New English Version Ì PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Lithe and muscular rendering that shows how startlingly alive Gilgamesh is how filled with intelligence and beauty It is the story of literature's first hero an historical king of Uruk in Ba I had not read the entire Gilgamesh story before but I read some passages in high school English class This is a great edition that ties together the fragments of the Gilgamesh story that have survived for thousands of years in a way that seems true to the way it was written in the original language and text I enjoyed listening to the tales and especially the commentary about the writing of this version and the research involved in piecing together the fragments Enjoyable especially for a long road trip

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