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Shakespeare's Military Language : A Dictionary, Hardback Book

Shakespeare's Military Language : A Dictionary Hardback

Part of the Athlone Shakespeare Dictionary S. series


More than just a book of definitions, the dictionary provides a comprehensive account of Shakespeare's portrayal of military life, tactics, and technology.

His use of military expressions, customs, and ideas is discussed, with insights into how the plays comment upon military incidents and personalities of the Elizabethan era, and how warfare was presented on the Elizabethan stage.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 400 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Shakespeare studies & criticism
  • ISBN: 9780485115468



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Also in the Athlone Shakespeare Dictionary S. series