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Classical Pasts

The Classical Traditions of Greece and Rome

by James I. Porter

  • 98 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Hellenic languages,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • History - Ancient & Classical,
  • Archaeology and Ancient History,
  • Art and Architecture,
  • Classics,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758065M
    ISBN 100691089426
    ISBN 109780691089423

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It is followed by eleven chapters in which the contributors argue for the existence not of a single classical past, but of multiple, competing classical pasts. The essays address a broad range of topics--Homer and early Greek poetry and music, Isocrate, Hellenistic and Roman art, Cicero and Greek philosophy, the history of Latin literature, imperial Classical Pasts book literature, and : Paperback.

It is followed by eleven chapters in which the contributors argue for the existence not of a single classical past, but of multiple, competing classical pasts. The essays address a broad range of topics--Homer and early Greek poetry and music, Isocrate, Hellenistic and Roman art, Cicero and Greek philosophy, the history of Latin literature, imperial Greek literature, and more.

It is followed by eleven chapters in which the contributors argue for the existence not of a single classical past, but of multiple, competing classical pasts.

The essays address a broad range of topics — Homer and early Greek poetry and music, Isocrate, Hellenistic and Roman art, Cicero and Greek philosophy, the history of Latin literature, imperial Greek literature, and more.

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