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Milton and the Martial Muse : Paradise Lost and European Traditions of War / James A. Freeman.

Author/Creator:
Freeman, James A., author.
Edition:
Course Book
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2014]
Series:
Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton Legacy Library ; 108
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (0 p.)
Subjects:
War in literature.
Fall of man in literature.
Military art and science -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Childrens subjects:
Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Knowledge -- Military art and science.
Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Combining historical scholarship with literary criticism, James Freeman provides a comprehensive study of the pro-war tradition that dominated Renaissance thought and of John Milton's rejection of that tradition in Paradise Lost.Originally published in 1981.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Contents:
Frontmatter
CONTENTS
List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
A Note about References
Abbreviations of Milton's Works
INTRODUCTION
I. Public and Personal Responses to War
II. Satan's Soldiers
III. Satan the General
IV. War in Unexpected Places
V. Conclusion
APPENDIX
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
Notes:
Includes index.
Bibliography: p. [227]-250.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 08. Jul 2019)
ISBN:
1-4008-5507-1
0-691-61561-6
OCLC:
889247849
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9781400855070 doi
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