Isabelle Torrance's Aeschylus and War: Comparative Perspectives on Seven Against PDF

By Isabelle Torrance

ISBN-10: 1138677000

ISBN-13: 9781138677005

This quantity brings jointly a gaggle of interdisciplinary specialists who display that Aeschylus’?Seven opposed to Thebes?is a textual content of constant relevance and price for exploring historic, modern and comparative problems with struggle and its attendant trauma. the quantity positive factors contributions from a world forged of specialists, in addition to a talk with a retired U.S. military Lt. Col., giving her views at the mixing of truth and fiction in Aeschylus’ struggle tragedies and at the power of Greek tragedy to talk to modern veterans. This publication is an interesting source for an individual attracted to Aeschylus, Greek tragedy and its reception, and struggle literature.

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