Chanson de Roland: An Adaptation for Intermediate Students

Chanson de Roland: An Adaptation for Intermediate Students

by Joseph F. Conroy
     
 

La Chanson de Roland is a tale of the great Emperor Charlemagne, of his treacherous brother-on-law Count Ganelon, and of the courageous Counts Roland and Olivier, locked in struggle with the Moors in Spain. The Depiction of jealous hatred and deception as Ganelon betrays the French to their enemies is in sharp contrast with the portrayal of Roland and Olivier's…  See more details below

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La Chanson de Roland is a tale of the great Emperor Charlemagne, of his treacherous brother-on-law Count Ganelon, and of the courageous Counts Roland and Olivier, locked in struggle with the Moors in Spain. The Depiction of jealous hatred and deception as Ganelon betrays the French to their enemies is in sharp contrast with the portrayal of Roland and Olivier's selfless bravery in the face of overwhelming odds as they battle the Moors at Roncevaux.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844212340
Publisher:
NTC Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.24(d)

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