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Konstan, David

Epic and History

Konstan, David - Epic and History, ebook

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With contributions from leading scholars, this is a unique cross-cultural comparison of historical epics across a wide range of cultures and time periods, which presents crucial insights into how history is treated in narrative poetry.

  • The first book to gain new insights into the topic of ‘epic and history’ through in-depth cross-cultural comparisons

  • Covers epic traditions across the globe and across a wide range of time periods

  • Brings together leading specialists in the field, and is edited by two internationally regarded scholars

  • An important reference for scholars and students interested in history and literature across a broad range of disciplines

 

Keywords: epic, epic poetry, history of epic poetry, history of epics, epic and history

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
472 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444315646
Printed ISBN
9781405193078

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