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作者 Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith
書名 Antony and Cleopatra / Adrian Goldsworthy
出版項 New Haven : Yale University Press, 2010
國際標準書號 9780300165340 (hbk.)
9780297861041 (pbk.)
030016534X (hbk.)
0297861042 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  DG260.A6 G65 2010    在架上    30610020352001
說明 vi, 470 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), geneal. tables, maps ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 418-454) and index
The two lands -- The 'she-wolf': Rome's Republic -- The Ptolemies -- The orator, the spendthrift and the pirates -- The oboe player -- Adolescent -- The return of the king -- Candidate -- 'The new sibling-loving gods' -- Tribune -- Queen -- Civil war -- Caesar -- Master of horse -- Not king, but Caesar -- Consul -- 'One of three' -- Goddess -- Vengeance -- Dionysus and Aphrodite -- Crisis -- Invasion -- 'Lover of her fatherland' -- 'India and Asia tremble': the grand expedition -- Queen of kings -- 'Is she my wife?' -- War -- Actium -- 'A fine deed' -- Conclusion: history and the great romance
In this dual biography of the two great lovers of antiquity, historian Adrian Goldsworthy goes beyond myth and romance to create a portrait of his subjects--who were first and foremost political animals
主題 Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C
Generals -- Rome -- Biography
Statesmen -- Rome -- Biography
Queens -- Egypt -- Biography
Egypt -- Kings and rulers -- Biography
Egypt -- History -- 332-30 B.C. -- Biography
Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C. -- Biography
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