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throughout the Peloponnesian conflict, Aristophanes watched because the humans of Attica, residing at the outermost fringe of Athens, suffered and died from the raids and invasions that got here with six years of war. pissed off, yet infusing a marginally of levity in every thing he did, Aristophanes placed his pen to paper to jot down the world's first actual anti-war comedy, Acharnians. Thereafter, Aristophanes persevered writing performs that foreshadowed the decline of Athens.

Setting the playwright in context to his own lifestyles, social, ancient and political occasions, different writers of impression, and extra, you'll speedy achieve a deep realizing of Aristophanes and the performs he wrote. learn Aristophanes in an Hour and event his performs like by no means sooner than. understand the playwright, love the play!

The booklet features:

Aristophanes in an Hour, the most essay of the book
Aristophanes in a Minute, a photo chronology
A whole directory of Aristophanes work
A record of Aristophanes contemporaries in all fields
Excerpts from Aristophanes major works
An wide bibliography grouped based on kind of reader
An index of the most essay.

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