Greek Studies; A Series of Essays

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Click on the title for more information from Powell's Books or another online source, or if you're outside the U. Anthony O'Neill, Scheherezade (2002), about Scheherezade twenty years after her wedding, as she relies once again on her storytelling skill to protect herself after she is kidnapped on a trip to Baghdad. The musician Orpheus descends into the underworld in his quest to bring his beloved Eurydice back from death. The study of literature in Greek and Latin lies at the center of all the fields covered by the Department of Classics.

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Publisher: Palala Press (May 3, 2016)

ISBN: 1355336465

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