Lucan's epic poem on the civil war between Caesar and Pompey, unfinished at the time of his death, stands beside the poems of Virgil and Ovid in the first rank of Latin epic. This newly annotated, free verse translation conveys the full force of Lucan's writing and his grimly realistic view of the subject. The work is a powerful condemnation of civil war, emphasizing the stark, dark horror of the catastrophies which the Roman state inflicted upon itself. Both the introduction and glossary set the scene for readers unfamiliar with Lucan and explore his relationship with earlier writers of Latin epic, and his interest in the sensational.. Read online Civil War via our pdf reader.
Free Download Civil War PDF,
Read online Civil Warcivil war, civil war usa, civil war marvel, civil war comics, civil war date, civil war 2, civil war guns n roses, civil war america, civil war lyrics, civil war us
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN 13: 9780192839497
Publication Date: February 24, 2000
Format: PDF, Audiobook, Epub, Kindle, Docx, Paperback
Recent Books Download