Overview of Book 2: The Wooden Horse, Sinon, and the death of Laocoön: Fitzgerald, pp. 33-43 Hector’s ghost appears to Aeneas in a dream: Fitzgerald, pp. 43-44 Aeneas joins the battle: Fitzgerald, pp. 44-48 Death of Priam: Fitzgerald, 48-52 Aeneas, Helen, Venus: Fitzgerald, pp. 53-55 Anchises refuses to leave; Aeneas despairs; a portent: pp. 55-58 Aeneas saves Anchises and Ascanius but loses Creusa: pp. 58-60 Creusa’s ghost appears to Aeneas: pp. 60-61 Important thematic content: 1. 2. Hector t...
Trojans, Roman mythology, Mythological kings, Latin kings of Alba Longa, Aeneid, Julio-Claudian dynasty, Ascanius, Anchises, Creusa, Aeneas, Virgil, Priam