Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 1996

280 Pages

ISBN: 9780856685972

Bookseller Code (06)

Aeschylus: Persians

Edited and Translated by Edith Hall

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Classical Texts

A ghost summoned with bizarre rituals from the underworld, the elaborate protocol of the Persian court, a thrilling eye-witness account of the battle of Salamis - as the earliest surviving European drama it is of incalculable interest for students of ancient literature: as the only extended account of the Persian wars by an author who fought in ...