Freedom and death nikos kazantzakes on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this is kazantzakiss modern iliad set in late 19th century crete when a new uprising takes place to rival those of 1854. Freedom or death by nikos kazantzakis is a novel on the heroic or epic scale about the rebellion of the greek christians against the turks on the island of crete where kazantzakis was from the story follows the exploits of a greek captain michalis and his blood brother nurey bey a turk through war love friendship hatred and a backdrop of the island of crete with. Freedom or death dont tread on me those patriotic sentiments run in my blood kazantzakis is not for the faint at heart and he is worth every page with his brilliant descriptions of the country the times the historical events and the dark and wild interior of peoples hearts. It is freedom from your mind and body the things that create the illusion of being free that sets you free not the ideas you have about being free death is a funny topic because it takes a lifetime for a person to come to terms with it. Introduction freedom and death is a novel based on the 1889 rebellion of the christian greeks of the island of crete against the rule of the muslim turks the novel aims to humanize the events of the uprising and make it relatable to the readers by detailing the amplification of humans struggle with love friendship and freedom in the time of war
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