The Policy of Darius and Xerxes towards Thrace and Macedonia

Miroslav Ivanov Vasilev, Troyan (Bulgaria)

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€120,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004282148
E-ISBN: 
9789004282155
Publication Date: 
February 2015
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Hardback
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xii, 260 pp.
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ISSN: 
2352-8656
Volume: 
379

Edited by Lieve Van Hoof, Ghent University and Peter Van Nuffelen, Ghent University

Challenging ideas about the declining social role and impact of literature in Late Antiquity, Literature and Society in the Fourth Century AD demonstrates how Greek and Latin literature of the fourth century AD continued to play an important role in public performance and debate, the creation of...
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Volume: 
373
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278486
E-ISBN: 
9789004279476
Publication date: 
October 2014
€114,00
$145.00

Jaclyn Neel, York University, Toronto

In Legendary Rivals Jaclyn Neel argues for a new interpretation of the foundation myths of Rome. Instead of a negative portrayal of the city’s early history, these tales offer a didactic paradigm of the correct way to engage in competition.
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Volume: 
372
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272699
E-ISBN: 
9789004281851
Publication date: 
October 2014
€119,00
$151.00

Sous la direction de Sophie Aubert-Baillot Université Stendhal - Grenoble 3 et Charles Guérin Université de Paris Est Créteil

This volume examines Cicero’s dialogue Brutus from an interdisciplinary angle showcasing Cicero’s response to the political and intellectual changes brought about by Caesar’s dictatorship.
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Volume: 
371
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274488
E-ISBN: 
9789004278738
Publication date: 
August 2014
€121,00
$144.00

Zsolt Adorjáni, Péter-Pázmány Catholic University Budapest

Pindars sechste olympische Siegesode presents the first full-scale philological commentary on one of Pindar’s most brilliant odes, Olympian 6, which is centred around the career of Iamos, mythical ancestor of the Olympian seer-clan, the Iamidae....
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Volume: 
370
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274358
E-ISBN: 
9789004277397
Publication date: 
August 2014
€148,00
$177.00

Edited by James Ker, University of Pennsylvania and Christoph Pieper, Leiden University

Valuing the Past in the Greco-Roman World is a collaboration between scholars working on diverse areas and periods of ancient Greco-Roman culture. The volume addresses literary and material evidence for ancient notions of valuing (or disvaluing) the deep past.
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Volume: 
369
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269231
E-ISBN: 
9789004274952
Publication date: 
May 2014
€153,00
$184.00

László Török, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Archaeological Institute

In Herodotus in Nubia László Török offers a revision of the current Egyptological and source critical assessment of Herodotus' passages on Nubia, i.e. the Aithiopia of Greek tradition, and discusses their function in the actual narrative contexts into which they are inserted.
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Volume: 
368
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269132
E-ISBN: 
9789004273887
Publication date: 
April 2014
€108,00
$139.00

Edited by Ruth Scodel, University of Michigan

The essays in Between Orality and Literacy address how oral and literature practices intersect. Their topics range from Homer and Hesiod to the New Testament and Gaius’ Institutes, from epic poetry and drama to vase painting, historiography, mythography, and the philosophical letter.
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Volume: 
367
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269125
E-ISBN: 
9789004270978
Publication date: 
June 2014
€148,00
$177.00

Edited by Antony Augoustakis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past examines the intimate literary affiliation between the Flavian poets (Martial, Silius Italicus, Statius, and Valerius Flaccus) and their Greek literary predecessors, as well as its meaning within the socio-cultural context of the Flavian age.
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Volume: 
366
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266483
E-ISBN: 
9789004266490
Publication date: 
January 2014
€178,00
$213.00

John Nicols, University of Oregon

The Roman Empire of the Principate may be understood as a consortium of communities bound together by ties that were institutional and personal. Civic patrons played a central role in that process by which subjects became citizens.
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Volume: 
365
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214668
E-ISBN: 
9789004261716
Publication date: 
December 2013
€138,00
$165.00

Brenda Griffith-Williams, University College London

In A Commentary on Selected Speeches of Isaios, Brenda Griffith-Williams offers a fresh insight, accessible to non-Greek readers, into four disputed inheritance cases from the Athenian courts in the 4th century B.C.
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Volume: 
364
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258570
E-ISBN: 
9789004260184
Publication date: 
August 2013
€123,00
$144.00

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