The history of Troilus and Cressida
|Subject||Cressida (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
DRAMA -- Shakespeare. -- bisacsh
FICTION -- General. -- bisacsh
Troilus (Legendary character) -- Drama.
Trojan War -- Drama.
Shakespeare's tragic and comic dramatization of the Trojan War endures in one of his most intriguing plays. Shakespeare's portrayal of the snares of young love set against a backdrop of a senseless and endless war can be fully appreciated for the beauty of its verse and the profundity of its themes.