Achilles Changes In The Iliad

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The Iliad is primarily about how the war is affected because of Achilles anger. Achilles character does not precisely change but grows from what it was at the beginning of the fifty-one days. A characteristic that stays constant throughout the fifty-one days is, Achilles lets his emotion drive him into making blind a reckless decisions. A characteristic that develops throughout the book is Achilles sense of consequence(book 15-390 18). Also, a character development in Achilles is the idea of what the heroic code is to him. It is evident by the end of the book, Achilles has yet to improve on letting his emotions cloud his judgment. At the beginning of the book Achilles lost his war prize, Briseis, to Agamemnon. His menace drove him to make

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