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Product Description: The latest volume in the Classical World series, this book offers a much-needed up-to-date introduction to Greek tragedy, and covers the most important thematic topics studied at school or university level. After a brief analysis of the genre and main figures, it focuses on the broader questions of what defines tragedy, what its particular preoccupations are, and what makes these texts so widely studied and performed more than 2,000 years after they were written...read more

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9781474236836 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The latest volume in the Classical World series, this book offers a much-needed up-to-date introduction to Greek tragedy, and covers the most important thematic topics studied at school or university level.

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Product Description: "Euripides' Ion" is the story of a young man's search for his identity, and a woman's attempt to come to terms with her past. Through the story of a divine rape and its consequences, it asks questions about the justice of the gods and the nature of parenthood, encouraging its audience to consider contemporary concerns through the filter of traditional myth...read more
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9780715637449 | Bristol Classical Pr, June 30, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: "Euripides' Ion" is the story of a young man's search for his identity, and a woman's attempt to come to terms with her past.

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