Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 October 2005

208 Pages

ISBN: 9780856687709

Bookseller Code (06)

Euripides: Andromache

M. Lloyd

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Classical Texts

Andromache , written in the early years of the Peloponnesian War, shows the effects of war on the conquerors and the conquered. The other main theme is the role and nature of women, explored through the conflict between the contrasting figures of Andromache and Hermione.