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The Resource Achilles : paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages, Katherine Callen King ; illustrated by Deborah Nourse Lattimore

Achilles : paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages, Katherine Callen King ; illustrated by Deborah Nourse Lattimore

Label
Achilles : paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages
Title
Achilles
Title remainder
paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Callen King ; illustrated by Deborah Nourse Lattimore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Katherine Callen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3015.R5
LC item number
A375 1987
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achilles (Greek mythology) in literature
  • Classical literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Epic literature
  • Trojan War
  • Achilles
  • Homer
  • Homer
  • Homère
  • Homère
  • Homer
  • Homer
Label
Achilles : paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages, Katherine Callen King ; illustrated by Deborah Nourse Lattimore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The archetype: Homer's Achilles -- Best of the Achaians -- Be<a>st of the Achaians -- The wrath: Timē ́and Kléos -- Reconciliation -- Postscript: Timē ́and Kléos in the Odyssey -- Part II: Classical versions of the Homeric warrior -- The epic cycle and lyric -- Sophokles -- Euripides -- Plato -- Part III: Lover of war: classical Rome to Medieval Europe -- Classical passion -- The romantic and rationalistic traditions -- The Ilias Latina -- The Dares tradition -- Part IV: Soldier of love: archaic Greece to Medieval Europe -- Early lovers -- Polyxena -- Dares and dictys -- Medieval lover -- Love and wrath
Control code
ocm12946943
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 335 p.
Isbn
9780520055711
Lccn
85028868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Achilles : paradigms of the war hero from Homer to the Middle Ages, Katherine Callen King ; illustrated by Deborah Nourse Lattimore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The archetype: Homer's Achilles -- Best of the Achaians -- Be<a>st of the Achaians -- The wrath: Timē ́and Kléos -- Reconciliation -- Postscript: Timē ́and Kléos in the Odyssey -- Part II: Classical versions of the Homeric warrior -- The epic cycle and lyric -- Sophokles -- Euripides -- Plato -- Part III: Lover of war: classical Rome to Medieval Europe -- Classical passion -- The romantic and rationalistic traditions -- The Ilias Latina -- The Dares tradition -- Part IV: Soldier of love: archaic Greece to Medieval Europe -- Early lovers -- Polyxena -- Dares and dictys -- Medieval lover -- Love and wrath
Control code
ocm12946943
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 335 p.
Isbn
9780520055711
Lccn
85028868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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