Epub A.J. Podlecki ↠ ↠ The Political Background of Aeschylean Tragedy BCP

The author examines the seven extant plays of Aeschylus against the political and military background of his time As one who himself fought at the battle of Salamis Aeschylus was profoundly concerned with military events the messenger speech in Persians and potitical changes Eumenides In this volume Podlecki adopted a 'historicist' approach to tragedy adding a new dimension to the understanding of Aeschylus' poetryThe author examines the seven extant plays of Aeschylus against the political and military background of his time As one who himself fought at the battle of Salamis Aeschylus was profoundly concerned with military events the messenger speech in Persians and potitical changes Eumenides In this volume Podlecki adopted a 'historicist' approach to tragedy adding a new dimension to the understanding of Aeschylus' poetryThe author examines the seven extant plays of Aeschylus against the political and military background of his time As one who himself fought at the battle of Salamis Aeschylus was profoundly concerned with military events the messenger speech in Persians and potitical changes Eumenides In this volume Podlecki adopted a 'historicist' approach to tragedy adding a new dimension to the understanding of Aeschylus' poetry