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Money and the Early Greek Mind: Homer, Philosophy, Tragedy
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ean: 9780521832281, isbn: 0521832284,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
How were the Greeks of the sixth century BC able to invent philosophy and tragedy? Richard Seaford argues that a large part of the answer can be found in another momentous development, the invention and rapid spread of coinage. By transforming social...
Hellenistic Poetry (Oxford University Press Academic Monograph Reprints)
mpn: bibliography, indices, ean: 9780198140405, isbn: 0198140401,
This broad study of the Hellenistic poets of the 3rd century B.C. provides a much needed picture of the poetry of the period while demonstrating its quality and vitality. Hutchinson explores the work of such writers as Theocritus, Callimachus, and Ap...
Self-Interpretation in The Faerie Queene (Studies in Renaissance Literature)
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sku: 77022, ean: 9781843840879, isbn: 1843840871,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Recent Spenser criticism has thrown much new light, and much doubt, on the nature of The Faerie Queene's involvement in contemporary political and religious controversies. Material to these developments has been wide recognition of the unreliability ...
The Iliad of Homer (The Library of Liberal Arts)
ean: 9780195068252, isbn: 0195068254,
This translation of Homer's Iliad by the poet and classicist Ennis Rees attempts to be both faithful to the original and accessible to the modern reader....
Odisea / Odyssey (Clasicos Universales) (Spanish Edition)
ean: 9788489163607, isbn: 848916360X,
Homero, de cuya probable existencia apenas se sabe algo más de que vivió en el siglo VIII a. C., es el autor de obras como la Ilíada y la Odisea, que fueron consideradas durante mucho tiempo como relatos de hechos reales y, más aún, como una par...
Homer in Performance: Rhapsodes, Narrators, and Characters
ean: 9781477316030, isbn: 1477316035,
Before they were written down, the poems attributed to Homer were performed orally, usually by rhapsodes (singers/reciters) who might have traveled from city to city or enjoyed a position in a wealthy household. Even after the Iliad and the Odyssey w...
Those Brave Crews: The Epic Raid to Destroy Hitler's Ploesti Oil Fields
ean: 9780972417501, isbn: 0972417508,
Colonel Ray Ward's magnificent Those Brave crews: The Epic Raid to Destroy Hiltler's Oil Fields, follows the fortunes of American aircraft on their suicidal mission against the vital Ploesti (Roumania) oil fields. With him you will follow each differ...
The Argonautika by Apollonios Rhodios
mpn: glossary, ean: 9780520076860, isbn: 0520076869,
The first commentary since 1912 on all four books of the Argonautika , the tale of Jason and the quest for the Golden Fleece, is accompanied by a dynamic translation of the Hellenistic epic which was a radical depature from the Homeric tradition, fea...
Iliad: Book One (Bk.1)
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mpn: glossary, index, ean: 9780198721864, isbn: 0198721862,
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Iliad I provides the commentary and student aids lacking in larger volumes of Homer's work. It contains a full Introduction designed to highlight the most important features of the text. There are sections on the Iliad and its qualities, the Homeric ...
A Companion to Homer's Odyssey
mpn: Illustrations, maps, ean: 9780313318542, isbn: 0313318549,
Odysseus lost his way, but students shouldn't have to. This delightful companion, written in a lively narrative style and full of fresh insights and interpretations, offers teachers a wealth of ideas for making Homer's timeless epic come alive for st...
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