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    • Cyprus, from Basileis to Strategos : social power and the archaeology of religion 

      Papantoniou, Giorgos (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Classics, 2008)
      Note: Published Monograph also available: Religion and Social Transformations in Cyprus : From the Cypriot Basileis to the Hellenistic Strategos. Publisher: Brill, 2012. ISBN: 9789004224353 ; e-ISBN 9789004233805; Series: ...
    • The poetics of Claudian : panegyric in the ancient epic tradition 

      Ware, Catherine Mary (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Classics, 2006)
      The purpose of this thesis is to examine Claudian’s political work as epic poetry, written by a poet who specifically associates himself with Homer, Ennius and Vergil, and whose work alludes to the epics of Ovid, Lucan, ...
    • The career of William Conolly, 1689-1729 

      Walsh, Patrick A. (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History, 2008)
      This thesis focuses on the career of William Conolly (1662-1729). Conolly’s origins are slightly obscure. He was bom in Ballyshannon Co. Donegal but his family’s background is unknown although he and his father were ...
    • Imago Hortorum : the cultural significance of gardens in Roman Italy 

      Von Stackelberg, Katharine Temple Freiin (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Classics, 2005)
      This thesis is concerned with the cultural significance of gardens in Roman society: how they were used and how they were perceived. It takes as its source of inspiration Pliny the Elder’s statement that the urban poor of ...
    • Barbarian among barbarians : a study of Euripides' Iphigenia in Taurus 

      Torrance, Isabelle (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Classics, 2004)
      This thesis is a new reading of Euripides’ Iphigenia in Tauris, and argues that, contrary to common scholarly opinion, Iphigenia in Tauris is a serious tragedy which engages with serious issues, and is as finely constructed ...

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