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Published: 08 October 2018

336 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190251819

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The Fragility of Power

Statius, Domitian and the Politics of the Thebaid

Stefano Rebeggiani

  • Presents a new framework for interpreting the Thebaid's relationship with its literary predecessors
  • Offers a new reconstruction of cultural life under Domitian
  • Employs an interdisciplinary approach based on literary, artistic and archaeological sources