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The Resource The returning hero : nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement, Simon Hornblower and Giulia Biffis

The returning hero : nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement, Simon Hornblower and Giulia Biffis

Label
The returning hero : nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement
Title
The returning hero
Title remainder
nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement
Statement of responsibility
Simon Hornblower and Giulia Biffis
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A recurring and significant theme in ancient Greek literature is that of returns and returning, marked by the Greek word nostos. This volume offers an interdisciplinary exploration of nostos in ancient Greek culture, shedding light on perceptions of home and displacement, and on the foundation myths that shaped ancient Greek identity
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
880.9353
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
LC call number
PA3014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Hornblower, Simon
  • Biffis, Giulia
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  • Greek literature
  • Return in literature
  • Heroes in literature
  • National characteristics, Greek
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Material culture
Target audience
specialized
Label
The returning hero : nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement, Simon Hornblower and Giulia Biffis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This edition previously issued in print: 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0001938902
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191848421
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The returning hero : nostoi and traditions of Mediterranean settlement, Simon Hornblower and Giulia Biffis
Publication
Note
This edition previously issued in print: 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0001938902
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191848421
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote

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