• Plutarch on the Rise and Fall of Pompey

    Author(s):
    Jeffrey Beneker (see profile)
    Date:
    2005
    Group(s):
    Ancient Greece & Rome
    Subject(s):
    Ancient Greek historiography, Greek literature
    Item Type:
    Book chapter
    Tag(s):
    biography, Plutarch, roman history
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M6ZV1T
    Abstract:
    An examination of how Plutarch explains Pompey's loss in the war with Caesar partly by narrating his devotion to his wives, which distracts him at critical moments in his career.
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    Published as:
    Book chapter    
    Status:
    Published
    Last Updated:
    3 months ago
    License:
    All Rights Reserved

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