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Politicalviolence in drama

classical models, contemporary variations

by Mary Karen Dahl

  • 102 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama -- Political aspects.,
  • Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.,
  • Violence in literature.,
  • Sacrifice, Human in literature.,
  • Sacrifice, Human.,
  • Politics and literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Karen Dahl.
    SeriesTheater and dramatic studies -- no. 36
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1643
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22588015M
    ISBN 100835717542

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