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- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 49.59
Hauptbeschreibung Auf welche Weisen rächten sich die alten Griechen? Warum und für wen? Diesen Fragen widmet sich die Autorin, indem sie am Beispiel der attischen Tragödientexte ein Spektrum antiker Denk- und Handlungsmuster aufzeigt. Sie geht von einer Analyse des griechischen Vokabulars aus, das den Rächer mitunter als »Retter«... more...
- Bene Factum Publishing 2013; US$ 21.86
In this follow-up to his acclaimed A Spur Called Courage, military historian Alan Ogden repeats the formula of picking exceptional WW2 Special Operations Executive [SOE] heroes - this time nineteen who operated behind enemy lines in Greece. ]]> more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2013; US$ 100.99
The 'long' fourteenth century perhaps can be seen as Thessalonica's heyday. Alongside its growing commercial prowess, the city was developing into an important centre of government, where members of the Byzantine imperial family of the Palaiologoi ruled independently under full imperial titles, striking coinage and following an increasingly... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2013; US$ 29.99
Mary R. Lefkowitz has extensively revised and rewritten her classic study to introduce a new generation of students to the lives of the Greek poets. Thoroughly updated with references to the most recent scholarship, this second edition includes new material and fresh analysis of the ancient biographies of Greece's most famous poets. With little... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2013; US$ 110.00
Mary R. Lefkowitz has extensively revised and rewritten her classic study to introduce a new generation of students to the lives of the Greek poets. Thoroughly updated with references to the most recent scholarship, this second edition includes new material and fresh analysis of the ancient biographies of Greeces most famous poets. With little... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
Professor Dihle sees the Greek and Latin literature between the 1st century B.C. and the 6th century A.D. as an organic progression. He builds on Schlegel's observation that art, customs and political life in classical antiquity are inextricably entwined and therefore should not be examined separately. Dihle does not simply consider narrowly defined... more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 154.00
Riddles and other word games are widespread in classical literature and played a crucial role in shaping Greek and Roman cultural discourses, yet few efforts have been made to treat them in all their variety and complexity. This volume, the fruit of a conference held in May 2011 by the Institute of Classical Studies of the University of Warsaw, gathers... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95
When A Young Man Falls in Love examines the plays of New Comedy to reveal how the sexual relationships between the male and female protagonists are essentially exploitative. It poses important questions about the dramatic portrayal of women in the Greek and Roman worlds. more...
- Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 74.94
Hauptbeschreibung Mehr als sechzig Jahre nach dem Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs sind der "Verrat der Intellektuellen" (Julien Benda) und die Kollaboration in Frankreich sensible und hochaktuelle Themen. Vor diesem Hintergrund untersucht die Autorin ausgewählte, zu politisch signifikanten Zeitpunkten entstandene Werke französischer Kollaborationsschriftsteller... more...