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Published: 01 August 2021

208 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789621495

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Aspects of Death and the Afterlife in Greek Literature

Edited by George Alexander Gazis and Anthony Hooper

Liverpool University Press

  • The first interdisciplinary approach to the concept of death and the afterlife in Ancient Greece
  • Examines the ways the Greeks visualised and understood dying in antiquity
  • The first volume to examine the influences, intersections, and developments of understandings of death and the afterlife between poetic, religious, and philosophical traditions in ancient Greece
  • A fascinating journey through the multiplicity of approaches to the journey to Hades