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Although originally untitled, it was later named after the Scandinavian hero Beowulf, whose exploits and character provide its connecting theme.There is no evidence of a historical Beowulf, but some characters, sites, and events in the poem can be historically verified. It is preserved in a single manuscript that dates to circa 1000 and is known as the Beowulf manuscript (Cotton MS Vitellius A XV) .Beowulf, heroic poem, the highest achievement of Old English literature and the earliest European vernacular epic.It deals with events of the early 6th century and is believed to have been composed between 700 and 750.
The ethical values are manifestly the Germanic code of loyalty to chief and tribe and vengeance to enemies.Oh, if only they could see That you cannot change what happened, No matter how hard you try, No matter how much you think about it, No matter how much you cry. It's been, and now it is gone, So stop trying to think of ways to fix it. What happens in your lifetime Happens for reasons unknown, So you have to let the cards unfold Let your story be shown. Grendel, who carries off Hrothgar’s warriors and devours them.Unexpectedly, young Beowulf, a prince of the Geats of southern Sweden, arrives with a small band of retainers and offers to cleanse Heorot of its monster.