William Sterling

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Great sea battles from the classical world – Salamis, Syracuse and Actium

Ships and sailing techniques and naval warfare in the Ancient World. What is the course about? A general look at ships and sailing techniques in the Ancient World and how vessels were used in warfare. What topics will we cover? We shall look at the strategies used by navies in the ancient world and specifically… Read more »

This tag: Antony and Cleopatra

Shakespeare And The Classical World

A quarter of Shakespeare’s major works were based on stories from the Classical World and have influenced our view of the Classical World ever since. What is the course about? We shall examine the plays inspired by myths and history from Ancient Greece and Rome. We shall be looking at the plots of these briefly… Read more »

This tag: Antony and Cleopatra

Shakespeare and the Classical World

Shakespeare and the Classical World This course was held at the City Lit on Saturday 11th November 2017. A quarter of Shakespeare’s major works were based on stories from the Classical World and have influenced our view of the Classical World ever since. The Plays inspired by myths and history from Ancient Greece and Rome. … Read more »

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