Literature Quiz / National Epics

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Can you name the countries of these national epics?

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Epic NameCountryAuthor
La Araucana/The AraucaniadAlonso de Ercilla y Zuñiga
Martín FierroJosé Hernández
ვეფხისტყაოსანი (The Knight in the Panther's Skin)Shota Rustaveli
Divina Commedia (The Divine Comedy)Dante Alighieri
De Leeuw van Vlaanderen (The Lion of ________)Unknown
Mahabharata or RamayanaVyasa or Valmiki
Слово о полку Игореве (Tale of Igor's Campaign)Unknown
The Old Testament/TanakhVarious
La Chanson de Roland (The Song of Roland)Unknown
Epic of SundiataUnknown
Táin Bó Cúailnge (The Cattle Raid of Cooley)Unknown
L'Atlantida and Canigó (An autonomous region)Jacint Verdaguer
Story of SinuheUnknown
Epic NameCountryAuthor
Kakawin Rāmâyaṇa or RamakavacaUnknown
The Columbiad or Leaves of Grass or Song of HiawathaJoel Barlow or Henry Wadsworth Longfellow or Walt Whitman
Epic of King GesarVarious
Os LusíadasLuís de Camões
A Confederação dos Tamoios or CaramuruGonçalves de Magalhães or Diogo Álvares Correia
The Iliad and the OdysseyHomer
Phra Lak Phra LamUnknown
Beowulf or The Henriad or Paradise Lost or the Faerie QueeneUnknown or William Shakespeare or John Milton or Edmund Spencer
Epic of GilgameshUnknown
The Brus or OssianJohn Barbour or James MacPherson
Cantar de Mio CidUnknown
KalevalaElias Lönnrot

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