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БеллетристикаPrivate and Public Lies (Impact of Empire)

Private and Public Lies (Impact of Empire)
Название:Private and Public Lies (Impact of Empire)
Автор:Andrew J. Turner, James H. Kim On Chong-Gossard, Frederik Juliaan Vervaet
Издательство:BRILL
ISBN:9004187758
Дата издания:2010-08-10
Страниц:440
Язык:Английский
Формат:PDF
Размер: 11.4 MB

Graeco-Roman literary works, historiography, and even the reporting of rumours were couched as if they came in response to an insatiable desire by ordinary citizens to know everything about the lives of their leaders, and to hold them to account, at some level, for their abuse of constitutional powers for personal ends. Ancient writers were equally fascinated with how these same individuals used deceit as a powerful tool to disguise private and public reality. The chapters in this collection examine the themes of despotism and deceit from both historical and literary perspectives, over a range of historical periods including classical Athens, the Hellenistic kingdoms, late republican and early imperial Rome, late antiquity, and Byzantium.





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