By Randy Lee Eickhoff

Randy Lee Eickhoff, the award-winning translator of the epic Ulster Cycle, maintains his retelling of Ireland's spellbinding background and folklore in He Stands Alone. For the first actual time, Randy Lee Eickhoff has mixed numerous translations of the story of the Irish Achilles, Cuchulainn, to supply a brand new and looking out examine the warrior whose commitment to his kingdom grew to become the foundation for Irish rebels in 1916, supplying them with a rallying cry heard all through all of Ireland.

Beginning with Cuchulainn's mysterious start, Eickhoff skillfully weaves the story of the paranormal warrior; from his education with Scathach, the scary lady warrior, to his first stumble upon with the war-goddess, Morigan, a narrative that foreshadows Cuchulainn's heroic motion the livestock Raid of Cooley.

Cuchulainn's adventures spread as he grows in conflict to develop into the king's champion, yet, all of the whereas, he struggles together with his mortal part, and with human failings that unavoidably draw him clear of his spouse, Emer, and lower than the spell of the magical Fand, spouse of the Irish sea-god, Manannan Mac Lir.

In a mode that's frequently in comparison to Nobel Prize winner Seamus Heaney's, Randy Lee Eickhoff demonstrates his wisdom and storytelling skill and once more introduces readers to a very attention-grabbing point of Irish mythology with He Stands Alone.

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