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Greek Lyric an Anthology in Translation

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Publisher Comments:

Successfully integrating elegance and a close fidelity to the Greek, these new translations aim to provide Greekless students with as close a sense as possible of how the Greeks themselves thought and wrote about the world. Miller's skillful introduction places the works in historical context and briefly describes the different metrical forms represented in the selections. Headnotes to each section highlight the background of the poet whose works follows. Complete with a glossary of names and a select bibliography.

Book News Annotation:

To understand Serbian nationalism requires profound attention to history and careful analysis. Cohen accomplishes both through years of studying primary sources never before translated, focusing on World War II and uncovering the foundations of ethnic cleansing. He argues that the Serbs collaborated with the Nazis in contrast to later Serbian rhetoric that claimed the Serbs were victims, "the thirteenth tribe of Israel." This official duplicity veiled the true objectives of the government to create an ethnically pure homeland.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780872202917
Subtitle:
An Anthology in Translation
Author:
Miller, Andrew W
Author:
Miller, Andrew M.
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Location:
Indianapolis, Ind. :
Subject:
Greek poetry
Subject:
Greek poetry -- Translations into English.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Hackett Classics
Series Volume:
104-143
Publication Date:
19960321
Binding:
Paperback
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
280
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 16 oz

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