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The Persians

Aeschylus

Narrator LibriVox Community

Publisher: LibriVox

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Summary

This is one of the few Greek tragedies that deals with historical events rather than mythological ones.  The elders of the Persian court await new of the outcome of the Battle of Salamis, and mourn when they find that their king, Xerxes, has lost to the Greeks. - Summary by Libby Gohn 
  
Cast ListNarrator: Mary JChorus of Persian Elders: Elizabeth Klett, Tara Flynn, Sarah TerryAtossa: Kristin GjerløwA Messenger: Libby GohnThe Ghost of Darius: Peter TuckerXerxes: ToddHW
Duration: about 1 hour (01:05:59)
Publishing date: 2014-08-25; Copyright Year: 1922. Copyright Statment: —