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Crafting Characters: Heroes and Heroines in the Ancient Greek Novel

Koen De Temmerman - History - 2014 - 395 pages
Analyzes the characterization of the protagonists in the five extant, so-called 'ideal' Greek novels of the first few centuries C.E., using the conceptual couples of ...
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Justin and Pompeius Trogus: A Study of the Language of Justin's Epitome of ...

John Yardley - Fiction - 2003 - 284 pages
Around 200AD, Marcus Junianus Justinus produced an abridged or 'epitomized' version of the Philippic Histories of the Augustan historian Pompeius Trogus. In doing so, he ...
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Restraining Rage: The Ideology of Anger Control in Classical Antiquity

William V. Harris - FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS - 2009 - 480 pages
The angry emotions, and the problems they presented, were an ancient Greek preoccupation from Homer to late antiquity. From the first lines of the "Iliad" to the church fathers ...
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The Histories, Books 1-2

Polybius, William Roger Paton, Frank William Walbank - History - 2010 - 466 pages
The main part of Polybius's history covers the years 264-146 BC. It describes the rise of Rome to the destruction of Carthage and the domination of Greece by Rome--Publisher's ...
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Bodies and Boundaries in Graeco-Roman Antiquity

Thorsten Fögen, Mireille M. Lee - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 325 pages
This volume examines the ways in which bodies, lived and imagined, were implicated in issues of cosmic order and social organisation in Graeco-Roman antiquity. It focuses on ...
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The Unity of Plutarch's Work: 'Moralia' Themes in the 'Lives', Features of ...

Anastasios Nikolaidis - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 869 pages
The contributions to this volume inquire into many important issues of Plutarchean scholarship: the conditions under which Plutarch’s writings were split into two distinct ...
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"The Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre": A Commentary

Stelios Panayotakis - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 692 pages
The anonymous Latin Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre (Historia Apollonii regis Tyri) is a romance of adventure, possibly of Greek origins, with Christian elements in its plot ...
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The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy

Michael Fontaine, Adele C. Scafuro - History - 2014 - 894 pages
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy marks the first comprehensive introduction to and reference work for the unified study of ancient comedy. From its birth in Greece ...
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Flavian Epic Interactions

Gesine Manuwald, Astrid Voigt - History - 2013 - 458 pages
This volume on the three Flavian epic poets (Valerius Flaccus, Statius, Silius Italicus) for the first time critically engages with a unique set-up in Roman literary history ...
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Antike Mythologie in christlichen Kontexten der Spätantike

Hartmut Leppin - History - 2015 - 326 pages
It is well known that classical mythology outlasted the Christianization of the Roman Empire. This volume undertakes a new investigation of the complex conditions under which ...
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