Theseus and Athens by Henry John Walker
English | Jan. 19, 1995 | ISBN: 0195089081 | 234 Pages | PDF | 14 MB
Theseus is celebrated as the greatest of Athenian heroes. This work explores what he meant to the Athenians at the height of their city-state in the fifth century B.C.
Assembling material that has been scattered in scholarly works, Henry Walker examines the evidence for the development of the myth and cult of Theseus in the archaic age.