Bloody Constraint: War & Chivalry in Shakespeare - Meron, Theodor

War is a major theme in Shakespeare's plays. Aside from its dramatic appeal, it provided him with a context in which his characters, steeped in the ideals of chivalry, could discuss such concepts as honor, courage, patriotism, and justice. Well aware of the decline of chivalry in his own era, Shakespeare gave his characters lines calling for ...

Bloody Constraint: War & Chivalry in Shakespeare 2000, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195144062

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