The Complete Aeschylus, Volume II: Persians and Other Plays

The Complete Aeschylus, Volume II: Persians and Other Plays

The Complete Aeschylus, Volume II: Persians and Other Plays

by: Alan Shapiro, Aeschylus, Peter Burian

by: Alan Shapiro, Aeschylus, Peter Burian

The Complete Aeschylus, Volume II: Persians and Other Plays

The Complete Aeschylus, Volume II: Persians and Other Plays

by: Alan Shapiro, Aeschylus, Peter Burian

by: Alan Shapiro, Aeschylus, Peter Burian

Authors

Alan Shapiro

Alan Shapiro

Aeschylus

Aeschylus was the earliest of the three great tragic poets of Greece-Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. He was born at Eleusis in 525 B.C.E., served in the Athenian army, and fought in the pivotal battles of the great Greek war with the Persians, including at Marathon. He showed himself as a great writer at a young a ...

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Peter Burian

Peter Burian