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Written in the reign of Nerothe emperor against whom Lucan was implicated in a conspiracy and by whom he was compelled to commit suicide at the age of 25the poet's dark, ambiguous, unfinished masterpiece focuses on the disintegration of the Roman body politic and the war between Julius Caesar and Pompey that ultimately lead to the end of the Roman republic. While aiming for a poem both as rugged as Lucan'swith its mix of history and fantasy, of high and low registers, of common and uncommon turns of phrase, of narrative ...

Civil War 2015, Hackett Publishing Co, Inc, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9781603849968

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Civil War 2015, Hackett Publishing Co, Inc, Cambridge, MA

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Civil War 2012, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780143106234

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Civil War 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199540686

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Civil War 2000, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780192839497

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Civil War 1993, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192829948

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