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Author Currie, Bruno.

Title Pindar and the cult of heroes [electronic resource] / Bruno Currie.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 487 p. : ill., plans.
Series Oxford classical monographs
Oxford classical monographs.
Note First published in paperback 2010.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents pt. 1. Some themes in hero cult, Homer and Pindar -- pt. 2. Heroization in the fifth century BC -- pt. 3. Five odes of Pindar.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Pindar -- Criticism and interpretation.
Pindar -- Characters -- Heroes.
Laudatory poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.
Odes, Greek -- History and criticism.
Athletics in literature.
Heroes in literature.
Games in literature.
Greece -- In literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0199277249
9780191557194 (e-book)

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