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Study Guide

Context

17 Videos
  • Context
  • Characters
  • Plot Summary
  • Lines 1-63 (A Royal Lineage)
  • Lines 64-193 (Terror at King Hrothgar's Hall)
  • Lines 194-661 (Beowulf in Heorot)
  • Lines 662-851 (The Battle)
  • Lines 852-1250 (The Celebration)
  • Lines 1251-1904 (Danger Returns)
  • Lines 1905-2199 (The Homecoming)
  • Lines 2200-2509 (Beowulf's Ascension to King)
  • Lines 2510-2891 (Beowulf's Final Battle)
  • Lines 2892–3182 (Beowulf's Funeral)
  • Symbols
  • Themes
  • Author Biography
  • Things You Didn't Know
Video Description

Learn about the historical and cultural context surrounding the epic poem Beowulf with Course Hero's video study guide.

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