by Carole Losee © 2005-2019

THE FIVE SONS OF KING PANDU:
THE STORY OF THE MAHABHARATA

Retold by ELIZABETH SEEGER © 1970
Adapted from the English Translation of Kisari Mohan Ganguli

This on-line edition is a full-text-only reprint of the long out-of-print 340 page print edition originally published as: Elizabeth Seeger, The Five Sons of King Pandu: The Story of the Mahabharata. Adapted from the English Translation of Kisari Mohan Ganguli by Elizabeth Seeger. With Illustrations by Gordon Laite. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1970. The book was dedicated "To the Memory of My Friends Dhan Gopal & Ethel Dugan Mukerji."
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Editor’s Introduction by Carole Losee © 2005
Author’s Introduction by Elizabeth Seeger © 1967 
Characters in the Story
Pronunciation of Foreign Words

Chapter One                The Sons of King Pandu
Chapter Two                The Tournament
Chapter Three             The Blazing House
Chapter Four               The Bridal Choice
Chapter Five                The Kingdom of Indra Prastha
Chapter Six                  The Coronation Sacrifice
Chapter Seven             The Gambling Match
Chapter Eight              In the Forest – 1
Chapter Nine               In the Forest – 2
Chapter Ten                 In Virata's Kingdom
Chapter Eleven           Duryodha Breaks his Pledge
Chapter Twelve           The Great Battle--Bhishma
Chapter Thirteen        The Great Battle--Drona
Chapter Fourteen       The Battle Ends
Chapter Fifteen           The Aftermath
Chapter Sixteen           The Horse Sacrifice
Chapter Seventeen      The Forest Dwellers
Chapter Eighteen        The Ascent to Heaven


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THE FIVE SONS OF KING PANDU:

THE STORY OF THE MAHABHARATA


Retold by ELIZABETH SEEGER © 1970

Adapted from the English Translation of Kisari Mohan Ganguli


This on-line edition is a full-text-only reprint of the long out-of-print 340 page print edition originally published as: Elizabeth Seeger, The Five Sons of King Pandu: The Story of the Mahabharata. Adapted from the English Translation of Kisari Mohan Ganguli by Elizabeth Seeger. With Illustrations by Gordon Laite. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1970. The book was dedicated "To the Memory of My Friends Dhan Gopal & Ethel Dugan Mukerji."

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editor’s Introduction by Carole Losee © 2005

Author’s Introduction by Elizabeth Seeger © 1967

Characters in the Story

Pronunciation of Foreign Words


Chapter One                The Sons of King Pandu

Chapter Two                The Tournament

Chapter Three             The Blazing House

Chapter Four               The Bridal Choice

Chapter Five                The Kingdom of Indra Prastha

Chapter Six                  The Coronation Sacrifice

Chapter Seven             The Gambling Match

Chapter Eight              In the Forest – 1

Chapter Nine               In the Forest – 2

Chapter Ten                 In Virata's Kingdom

Chapter Eleven           Duryodha Breaks his Pledge

Chapter Twelve           The Great Battle--Bhishma

Chapter Thirteen        The Great Battle--Drona

Chapter Fourteen       The Battle Ends

Chapter Fifteen           The Aftermath

Chapter Sixteen           The Horse Sacrifice

Chapter Seventeen      The Forest Dwellers

Chapter Eighteen        The Ascent to Heaven



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