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
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379

Iris Sulimani

Examining Diodorus Siculus’ historiographical methods and his representation of mythical culture-heroes, this study demonstrates the significant contribution of the author’s first pentad to his universal history and its importance as a supplement to our perception of Hellenistic civilization.
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Volume: 
331
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004194069
E-ISBN: 
9789004210103
Publication date: 
April 2011
€166,00
$201.00

Jacqueline Klooster

Concentrating on the interaction between contemporary Hellenistic poets, this book attempts to chart the complex dynamics of Alexandrian poetical imitation and reception in the light of poetical self-positioning.
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Volume: 
330
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202290
E-ISBN: 
9789004210097
Publication date: 
March 2011
€128,00
$155.00

Edited by Roy K. Gibson and Ruth Morello

Pliny's Naturalis Historia is a sophisticated encyclopaedia of the riches of the ancient world. The contributors to the present volume represent and join a new generation of critics who have begun to examine the dominant motifs which give shape to the work.
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Volume: 
329
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202344
E-ISBN: 
9789004210073
Publication date: 
April 2011
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Pierre Destrée and Fritz-Gregor Herrmann

The nineteen essays presented here aim to illuminate the ways poetry and the poets are discussed by Plato throughout his writing career. As well as throwing new light on old topics, such as mimesis and poetic inspiration, the volume introduces fresh approaches to Plato’s philosophy of poetry and...
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Volume: 
328
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201293
E-ISBN: 
9789004201835
Publication date: 
March 2011
€188,00
$228.00

Mary Stieber

This first in-depth account of Euripides' relationship with the visual arts demonstrates how frequently the tragedian used language to visual effect, whether through allusion or actual references to objects, motifs built around real or imaginary objects, or the use of technical terminology.
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Volume: 
327
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189065
E-ISBN: 
9789004201149
Publication date: 
December 2010
€193,00
$234.00
Series: 
Volume: 
326
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174788
E-ISBN: 
9789047428244
Publication date: 
December 2010
€193,00
$234.00

Hugo H. Koning

This book offers a comprehensive account of the role of Hesiod in the ancient imagination, investigating the poet as a literary-critical concept, a moral and philosophical symbol, and generally a cultural icon endlessly employed and re-created by later Greeks.
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Volume: 
325
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004186163
E-ISBN: 
9789004189812
Publication date: 
December 2010
€128,00
$155.00

Christine Luz

This book offers the first comprehensive collection and scholarly analysis of the Greek technopaignia (acrostics, anagrams, palindromes, pattern poems etc.) and discusses both their significance for the history of literature and their interaction with non-literary fields of ancient scholarship....
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Volume: 
324
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189782
E-ISBN: 
9789004201132
Publication date: 
November 2010
€182,00
$220.00

Edited by Ralph M. Rosen and Ineke Sluiter

Human communities thrive on prosocial behavior. This book demonstrates from a wide range of perspectives how such behavior is anchored and promoted in classical antiquity by a varied and conceptually rich discourse of ‘valuing others’.
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Volume: 
323
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189218
E-ISBN: 
9789004192331
Publication date: 
September 2010
€191,00
$233.00

Maarit Kivilo

This book offers a detailed overview of the biographical material of six early Greek poets (Hesiod, Stesichorus, Archilochus, Hipponax, Terpander, and Sappho) and provides an outline of the formation, sources and development of their biographical traditions.
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Volume: 
322
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004186156
E-ISBN: 
9789004193284
Publication date: 
September 2010
€125,00
$151.00

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