Greek Heroes in and Out of Hades Hardback
Part of the Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches series
Greek Heroes in and out of Hades is a study on heroism and mortality from Homer to Plato.
Through systematic readings of a wide range of ancient Greek texts, Stamatia Dova offers innovative hermeneutic approaches to heroic character and a comprehensive overview of the theme of descent to the underworld in the Iliad and the Odyssey, Bacchylides 5, Plato's Symposium, and Euripides' Alcestis.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 242 pages, 1 Halftones, black and white
- Publisher: Lexington Books
- Publication Date: 02/08/2012
- Category: Literary studies: classical, early & medieval
- ISBN: 9780739144978
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