Writing Politics in Imperial Rome

Edited by W.J. Dominik, J. Garthwaite, and P.A. Roche

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€196,00
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ISBN13: 
9789004156715
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9789004217133
Publication Year: 
2009
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Hardback
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xiv, 541 pp.
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1872-3357

Edited by Joseph Roisman

The book deals with central issues of Alexander’s reign including his depiction in ancient literature and art, his treatment of Greeks, Macedonians, and Asians, the military, political, social and cultural aspects of his campaign, and his legacy in ancient philosophy as well as in modern...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004124639
Publication date: 
December 2002

Edited by Robin J. Lane Fox

Drawing on the latest archaeology, epigraphy and historical interpretation, this major volume presents a survey of ancient Macedon, important parts of which are published by their excavators for the first time, including the palace of King Philip II. Archaeologists and historians of the ancient...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206502
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June 2011

Edited by Amy C. Smith and Sadie Pickup

In this book an international team of scholars from a wide range of academic fields and perspectives reevaluate the Greek goddess Aphrodite, her worship throughout the Mediterranean, manifold roles in Graeco-Roman antiquity, and reception through the Renaissance and beyond.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180031
Publication date: 
March 2010

Edited by Theodore D. Papanghelis and Antonios Rengakos

This 2nd edition of the Companion to Apollonius Rhodius, comprising now nineteen articles by leading scholars from Europe and America, aims at giving an up-to-date outline of the scholarly discussion in these areas and to provide a survey of recent and current trends in Apollonian studies which...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004161856
Publication date: 
October 2008

Edited by Benjamin Acosta-Hughes, Luigi Lehnus and Susan Stephens

This volume is the combined effort of over thirty scholars. They analyize Callimachus, the 3rd-century Alexandrian poet, from literary and technical perspectives, reception and influence. It is designed to facilitate the work of scholars and teachers in the classroom.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156739
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July 2011

Edited by James M. May

This volume is intended as a companion to the study of Cicero's oratory and rhetoric, for both students and experts in the field. A group of impressive Ciceronian scholars have contributed articles that analyze in new and interesting ways the oratorical and rhetorical works of Cicero.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121478
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August 2002

Edited by Marco Fantuzzi and Theodore Papanghelis

The twenty-three contributions collected in this volume on Greek and Latin Pastoral focus mainly on the historical genesis, the stylistic and narrative features, the literary self-definition, and the fortunes of pastoral from its Theocritean origins to the Byzantine age.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147959
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June 2006

Edited by Peter Bing and Jon Steffen Bruss

An internationally renowned set of experts on epigram offers an introduction, fresh approaches, and new direction to the study of Hellenistic-era epigram by exploring the models, forms, poetology, sub-genera, intertexts, and ancient and modern reception of Hellenistic epigram.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152182
Publication date: 
March 2007

Edited by Egbert J. Bakker, Irene J.F. de Jong and Hans van Wees

Herodotus’ outstanding achievements as a literary figure, intellectual, historian and ethnographer have in recent years come to be appreciated with much greater depth and subtlety. This Companion offers an up-to-date and in-depth overview of current approaches to Herodotus’ remarkable...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004120600
Publication date: 
May 2002

Edited by Franco Montanari, Antonios Rengakos, and Christos Tsagalis

Drawing on the growing interest in Near Eastern literature and culture, and applying the insights of both traditional classical philology and the study of oral cultures, this companion offers a wide-ranging, update and comprehensive panorama of the current state of Hesiodic studies.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178403
Publication date: 
August 2009

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