Reading Guide I prologue Describe the Trojan War. How did it start? Who fought in it? How did it end?
Ships and Men
The Lotus Eaters
Keeper of the Winds
Adventures of Ulysses
Reading Guide I
Describe the Trojan War. How did it start? Who fought in it? How did it end?
How long does his voyage home last?
Ships and Men
this part of the book
, what two things are pointed out to the reader? (Hint: What two flaws in the ships will cause Ulysses and the men problems?)
What is one of the personal traits that will be a problem for the men?
When Ulysses and his men come ashore here what do they do?
Are the men successful?
Who do they anger by throwing their treasure overboard?
What is a simile used in this story?
Who “plays” on the shore of Libya?
What does he do for his father
What fascinates Morpheus? How does Persephone help him stay busy?
Whose dreams does Morpheus leave alone? Why?
What drew the men to the cave of Polyphemus?
How does Ulysses manage to trick Polyphemus?
Who is Polyphemus related to? How does this affect our hero?
of the Winds
The third night after they leave the Cyclops they come upon something strange in the ocean. What is it?
Who is Aeolus? What Olympian is he related to?
What does Aeolus ask Ulysses to do?
Ulysses’ story pleases Aeolus. What does Aeolus give him for his story?
What do the men do after Ulysses falls asleep upon seeing Ithaca? What personality trait are the men having a problem with again?
6. Is Aeolus able to help Ulysses again? Why or why not?
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