The Classical Tradition: Art, Literature, Thought

The Classical Tradition: Art, Literature, Thought

Michael Silk, Ingo Gildenhard

Language: English

Pages: 530

ISBN: 1405155493

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


The Classical Tradition: Art, Literature, Thought presents an authoritative, coherent and wide-ranging guide to the afterlife of Greco-Roman antiquity in later Western cultures and a ground-breaking reinterpretation of large aspects of Western culture as a whole from a classical perspective.

  • Features a unique combination of chronological range, cultural scope, coherent argument, and unified analysis
  • Written in a lively, engaging, and elegant manner
  • Presents an innovative overview of the afterlife of antiquity
  • Crosses disciplinary boundaries to make new sense of a rich variety of material, rarely brought together
  • Fully illustrated with a mix of color and black & white images

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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