Politicalviolence in drama

classical models, contemporary variations by Mary Karen Dahl

Publisher: UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich

Written in English
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  • 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
LC ClassificationsPN1643
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22588015M
ISBN 100835717542

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