Tale of Igor’s Campaign – Russian stories

By |2018-04-16T13:42:32-07:00May 31st, 2017|Central America, Literature, Medieval|

Nobody knows who wrote the Tale of Igor's Campaign. The poem tells the story of how Prince Igor of Novgorod attacked his neighbors, the Polovtsians, about 1185 AD, and a poet probably wrote the poem soon after it happened. In the story, Prince Igor looked up at the sun, and he saw all his warriors [...]