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Published: 25 June 2010

504 Pages | 9 line drawings

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199586707

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Pindar and the Cult of Heroes

Bruno Currie

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Offers a re-evaluation of hero cult in ancient Greece
  • Puts forward a new interpretation of Pindar's epinician poetry
  • Combines cultural-historical with literary perspectives