John Milton

John Milton: Paradise Lost

One of 17th centuryís most notable pieces of literature, John Miltonís Paradise Lost takes on the story behind humankindís first disobedience resulting in the banishment of Adam and Eve from paradise. Throughout the epic poem, Satan is set in different positions that underline his constant efforts to be in battle with God in order to defeat Him eventually. At the beginning of the story, Satan, together with other fallen angels, creates Pandemonium in hell to serve somewhat like their home turf, their headquarters wherein they decide to destroy humankind as their assault.