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Vergil’s Empire: Political Thought in the Aeneid

Social science


by
Eve Adler

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 814 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

In Vergil’s Empire, Eve Adler offers an exciting new interpretation of the political thought of Vergil’s Aeneid. Adler argues that in this epic poem, Vergil presents the theoretical foundations of a new political order, one that resolves the conflict between scientific enlightenment and ancestral religion that permeated the ancient world.