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By Isabelle Torrance

This quantity brings jointly a gaggle of interdisciplinary specialists who display that Aeschylus’?Seven opposed to Thebes?is a textual content of constant relevance and cost for exploring historical, modern and comparative problems with conflict and its attendant trauma. the amount positive factors contributions from a world forged of specialists, in addition to a talk with a retired U.S. military Lt. Col., giving her views at the mixing of truth and fiction in Aeschylus’ conflict tragedies and at the strength of Greek tragedy to talk to modern veterans. This publication is an engaging source for somebody drawn to Aeschylus, Greek tragedy and its reception, and warfare literature.

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