• All Products
   • Books
     • General Market - Literature - Poetry

 » Atlases
 » Business and Careers
 » Current Events and Issues
 » Education and College Prep
 » English Skills and Writing
 » Foreign Languages
 » History - United States
 » History - World
 » Hobbies and Leisure
 » Literature - Guides
 » Literature - Plays
 » Literature - Poetry
 » Literature - United States
 » Literature - World
 » References
 » Science and Nature
 » Travel - US
 » Travel - World

Bible Resources
•  Bible Study Aids
•  Bible Devotionals
•  Audio Sermons
•  ChristiansUnite Blogs
•  Christian Forums
•  Facebook Apps
Web Search
•  Christian Family Sites
•  Top Christian Sites
•  Christian RSS Feeds
Family Life
•  Christian Finance
•  ChristiansUnite KIDS
•  Christian Magazines
•  Christian Book Store
•  Christian News
•  Christian Columns
•  Christian Song Lyrics
•  Christian Mailing Lists
•  Christian Singles
•  Christian Classifieds
•  Free Christian Clipart
•  Christian Wallpaper
Fun Stuff
•  Clean Christian Jokes
•  Bible Trivia Quiz
•  Online Video Games
•  Bible Crosswords
•  Christian Guestbooks
•  Banner Exchange
•  Dynamic Content

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter.
Enter your email address:

General Market
 You're here » Christian Books Index » Books » General Market » The Poem of the Cid

The Poem of the Cid

Retail Price: $17.00
Our Price: $17.00
Save: 0.00 (0.00%)

Availability: In Stock

       This is one of the finest of epic poems and the only one to have survived from medieval Spain. The hero, El Cid, is a warlord of Herculean stature: superiori to his fellow men in action, of outstanding generalship and courtesy, he is at the same time a good husband and a devoted family man. Blending fiction with historical fact in a manner unique in the heroic epic, the plot seethes with the restless, adventurous spirit of Castille, telling of the Cid's cruel banishment, his victorious campaigns in Valencia and the crowning of his daughters as queens of Aragon and Navarre, the high point of his career as a warmonger.
Of august majesty as well as down-to-earth humanity, this exhilarating works sings of human qualities that are today as universally admired as they were in 13th century Spain.

Similar Items you may enjoy!

The O in Hope: A Poem of Wonder
Author: Luci Shaw and Ned Bustard(Illustrator)
Our Price: $13.49

Holderlin Sel Poem
Author: F. Holderlin
Our Price: $19.00

The Passion Poem
Author: John Kearney
Our Price: $9.89

A Prayer as a Poem for Each Day
Author: Richard A. Dixon
Our Price: $19.79
Like This Page?

More From ChristiansUnite...    About Us | Privacy Policy | | Site Map | Statement of Beliefs

Copyright © 1999-2019 All rights reserved.
Please send your questions, comments, or bug reports to the